Death at Seaworld: Examining Killer Whales in Captivity

May 27, 2014 06:30 PM – 08:30 PM

New York City Bar Association, Stimson Room

42 W 44th Street
New York
New York
United States

The subject of marine mammal captivity has recently generated considerable public interest and debate, particularly concerning the associated animal welfare and public safety issues. This program will discuss the legal and factual implications of marine mammal captivity and feature author David Kirby, who will discuss his book “Death at SeaWorld,” which examines the exhibition of orcas by the entertainment industry.
Speaker: David Kirby, Author, “Death at Seaworld: Shamu and the Dark Side of Killer Whales in Captivity”

Sponsored by: Committee on Legal Issues Pertaining to Animals & the Committee on Books at the Bar

This event is open to the public.

Contact Name: Christine Mott
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