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Reginald Abbott recently received his doctorate in English from
Vanderbilt University. His writing has appeared in Modern Fiction
Studies, Mosaic, The Henry James Review, and The Southern Quar-
terly. He recently completed Purple Prejudices: The Selected Crit-
icism of Frances Newman.
Adams is the author of The Sexual Politics of Meat: A
Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory, which will soon appear in Ger-
man and Japanese editions, and Neither Man nor Beast: Feminism
and the Defense ofAnimals. She edited Ecofeminism and the Sacred
and has written the book Woman-Battering, part of Fortress Press's
Creative Pastoral Care and Counseling Series. With Josephine Dono-
van, she coedited Beyond Animal Rights: A Feminist Caring Ethic
for the Treatment of Animals (1996).