History, Memoir, Maternity

Memoir and history as the means of exploring the many pasts of maternity.

Lecture Description

How to tell the history of maternity (pregnancy, birth and the encounter with a child). This lecture explores the meeting ground of memoir and historical writing, and what themes – sleep, interruption – newly emerge from a first person approach.

CATEGORIES

Family Women

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