Do Elephants Have Souls?

Published July 25, 2013

EPPC Briefly


Do Elephants Have Souls?

In EPPC’s New Atlantis journal, senior editor Caitrin Nicol explores the biology and history of that most bewitching and impressive creature of all, the elephant, in her widely-acclaimed article “Do Elephants Have Souls?”

The Weekly Standard hailed Nicol’s essay as “an amazing piece,” and it also garnered praise from National Review and Slate. The essay is part of a larger symposium on Man and the Animals: read Noemie Emery on the pleasures and problems of horseracing, and Diana Schaub on dogs’ unique relationship to their masters.

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