On the scene of zoonotic intimacies jungle, market, pork plant

Journal Article (Journal Article)

COVID-19, like HIV/AIDS before it, is being allegorized as a cost of perverse intimacies with nature. This essay surveys three scenes of intimate zoonotic exchange — the jungle, the wet market, and the pork plant — and maps how each contributes to the operation of racial capitalism.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rosenberg, GN

Published Date

  • November 1, 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 7 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 646 - 656

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2328-9260

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2328-9252

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1215/23289252-8665341

Citation Source

  • Scopus