Talk, Kaliane Ung, ‘The First Days of Maternity in Contemporary French Literature’

January 26, 2021 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm


Talks on Pregnancy and Childbirth

Guest Chair: Amaleena Damlé (Durham)
Laura Lazzari (Catholic University of America; Franklin University Switzerland): ‘How to Achieve a Positive Birth Experience? Female Agency and Childbirth in Swiss-Italian Literature’

Priyanka Tripathi and Soumya Kashyap (Indian Institute of Technology Patna): ‘Practising the Humanities: Female Fertility, Artificial Reproductive Technology and Contemporary Indian Women’s Writing’

Kaliane Ung (Pittsburgh): ‘The First Days of Maternity in Contemporary French Literature’

Series: Contemporary Women's Writing and the Medical Humanities, CCWW PGR/ECR online seminar series

Organisers: Benjamin Dalton (Paris Nanterre) and Becky Rosenberg (KCL)

All are invited to attend the Centre’s second PGR/ECR online seminar series entitled 'Women’s Writing and the Medical Humanities'. This series examines engagements with healthcare, medical innovation, and ethics in contemporary women’s writing. It spotlights how a diverse range of contemporary women’s writing (spanning fiction, philosophy, life-writing, and many other genres) is engaging with central questions concerning public health at the intersections of the humanities and medical science and practice.  

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Location and Address

On-line event.