28 September 2020

Montage: Karen Davis holding hen and painting Orpheus with Animals in a Landscape

Living One Special Guest October 4:
UPC President Karen Davis

Mark your calendars! On Sunday, we will celebrate the one-year anniversary of Living One with featured guest Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns.

Join us Sunday, October 4th at 12pm PDT & 3pm EDT for what is sure to be an inspirational and insightful webinar.



This Living One webinar is presented by the Kerulos Center for Nonviolence.

Kerulos Center for Nonviolence
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The Kerulos Center is dedicated to understanding animal psychology. Learn practical applications that promote animal well-being. Learn to live with nature. Help create a safe place. Explore how animals think. Save endangered animals.

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KAREN DAVIS, PhD is the President and Founder of United Poultry Concerns, a nonprofit organization that promotes the compassionate and respectful treatment of domestic fowl including a sanctuary for chickens in Virginia. Inducted into the National Animal Rights Hall of Fame for Outstanding Contributions to Animal Liberation, Karen is the author of numerous books, essays, articles and campaigns. Karen’s books include A Home for Henny (a children’s book published by UPC); Instead of Chicken, Instead of Turkey: A Poultryless ‘Poultry’ Potpourri (a cookbook published by the Book Publishing Co.); Prisoned Chickens, Poisoned Eggs: An Inside Look at the Modern Poultry Industry (Book Publishing Co.); More Than a Meal: The Turkey in History, Myth, Ritual, and Reality (Lantern Books); and The Holocaust and the Henmaid’s Tale: A Case for Comparing Atrocities (Lantern Books). The 2009 Revised Edition of Karen’s landmark book Prisoned Chickens, Poisoned Eggs (first published in 1996) is described by the American Library Association's Choice magazine as "Riveting . . . brilliant . . . noteworthy for its breadth and depth." See Book Reviews at www.upc-online.org/bookreviews. Karen’s latest book, published by Lantern Books in 2019, is For the Birds: From Exploitation to Liberation – Essays on Chickens, Turkeys, and Other Domesticated Fowl. Amazon Reviews Praise FOR THE BIRDS: FROM EXPLOITATION TO LIBERATION by Karen Davis, PhD