Paula Young Lee

Paula Young Lee

Paula Young Lee is a leading scholar of animal studies and a historian of zoos, currently based at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts. Books include Meat, Modernity, and the Rise of the Slaughterhouse, 2008, and Gorgeous Beasts: Animal Bodies in Historical Perspective, forthcoming with PSU Press.


Let Them Eat Cupcakes

Nov 06 2011

Last Saturday, my 80-year-old dad and his lady friend came to my house in Wellesley for lunch. I roasted haunch of venison shot with bow

Cultural Caviar

Dangerous Wild Animals Murdered LIVE on TV!

Oct 25 2011

“Uh, there’s a lion…standing there under the streetlight,” the 911 caller told the Ohio dispatcher. Another caller declared, “I think I’ve just seen one. Looked