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Lesbian Motherhood

Stories of Becoming

by Amy L. Hequembourg

  • 75 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Harrington Park Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alternative Family,
  • Lesbian Studies,
  • Parenting - Motherhood,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Lesbian mothers,
  • Motherhood,
  • Family/Marriage

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8614500M
    ISBN 101560236868
    ISBN 109781560236863


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This book studies the growing number of lesbian women embarking on parenthood after coming out. Theoretical debates about lesbian motherhood often consider its assimilative or transgressive dimensions. This book offers a different approach, contextualising lesbian motherhood in Author: Roisin Ryan-Flood.

This memoir looks at pregnancy and motherhood from the perspective of a lesbian nonbiological parent whose partner is pregnant and gives birth. Miller writes movingly at times about the decision to have a child, her own failed attempts to conceive, Jane's (her partner)pregnancy, and the first year of their daughter Hannah's life/5.

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Jan 03,  · This book follows Ijeoma through boarding school, work, marriage, and motherhood. I do not know much about African culture and thoroughly enjoyed reading a book about a Author: Jessica Oak. Oct 01,  · Mignon R. Moore brings to light the family life of a group that has been largely invisible--gay women of color--in a book that challenges long-standing ideas about racial identity, family formation, and motherhood.

Drawing from interviews and surveys of one hundred black gay women in New York City, Invisible Families explores the ways that race and class have influenced how these women. This book studies the growing number of lesbian women embarking on parenthood after coming out.

Theoretical debates about lesbian motherhood often consider its assimilative or transgressive dimensions. Mar 15,  · In this poignant debut memoir, Miller explores the meaning of motherhood, family and the "gayby" boom.

Rather than approaching the issue of gay and lesbian parenthood from a political angle, the author takes up the emotional and sociological aspects of nonbiological lesbian motherhood, providing a fresh, insightful perspective/5(5). A list of one hundred books about mothers that discuss motherhood, raising children, or star interesting mother characters.

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Theoretical debates about lesbian motherhood often consider its assimilative or transgressive dimensions. This book offers a different approach, contextualising lesbian motherhood in relation to sexual citizenship and hegemonic discourses of kinship. Get this from a library. Lesbian motherhood: an exploration of Canadian lesbian families.

[Fiona Nelson] -- "The issue of gay and lesbian parenting has been the focus of much controversy in recent years. The views of politicians, the public, and the clergy have received much media attention, often. She Looks Just Like You: A Memoir of (Nonbiological Lesbian) Motherhood (Paperback) Not all titles listed on our website are available in-store.

You can call to confirm that a book you're looking for is available at our store by calling Lesbian families are everywhere: a critique of academic and legal depictions of lesbian motherhood --Eliciting stories of lesbian parenting --Analyzing lesbian mothers' subjectivities --Ideologies of motherhood --Lines and flows of lesbian motherhood --Coming-out --Shifting boundaries and interrogating categories: purple, triangular-shaped.

This text details the conditions for lesbian mothers in over 30 countries in Western, Central and Eastern Europe. Each country profile includes a statistical overview and specific information on: legislation affecting lesbian mothers together with relevant court case examples; insemination.

"Miller's vivid storytelling as the 'unpregnant' partner simultaneously captures the unique challenges of lesbian motherhood in the twenty-first century and emphasizes the undeniable universality of first-time parenthood.—Abigail Garner, author of Families Like Mine: Children of Gay Parents Tell It Like It Is.

Nov 20,  · This memoir of nontraditional parenting covers a lesbian's journey through artificial insemination, pregnancy, delivery, and the beginning of a new family, with all of its ups and downs.

Within a society that long considered “lesbian motherhood” a contradiction in terms, what were the experiences of lesbian mothers at the end of the twentieth century. In this illuminating book, lesbian mothers tell their stories of how they became mothers; how they see their relationships with their children, relatives, lovers, and friends Cited by: Within a society that long considered "lesbian motherhood" a contradiction in terms, what are the experiences of lesbian mothers today.

In this illuminating book, lesbian mothers tell their stories in their own words--how they became mothers; how they see their relationships with their children, relatives, lovers and friends; and how they deal with threats to custody.

“It isn't really about motherhood, but was a lifesaver with all three of my kids, but especially my first. It made me feel like I was succeeding in the new world of motherhood when I had zero idea what I was doing. If I met Dr. Karp today I would give him a huge hug.” —Janna Ajam To buy: $12, ggl14i.top: Brandi Broxson.

Jan 11,  · A unique practical application of poststructuralist theory to lesbian mothers’ narratives, Lesbian Motherhood: Stories of Becoming analyzes the personal stories of 40 lesbian mothers to discover the complex ways their sense of self is constructed in the current legal, political, and social climate.

These intimate narratives are examined by Brand: Taylor And Francis. In Pieces: Fragmentary Meditations on Queer Mother Memoirs and Maggie Nelson’s The Argonauts Although these are also narratives about lesbian motherhood, only gives one sentence to the subgenre of motherhood memoir” (7).

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One of the greatest celebrations of true family values you will ever read. Funny, warm, and wide-open honest.—Ariel Gore, founding editor of Hip Mama "Miller's vivid storytelling as the 'unpregnant' partner simultaneously captures the unique challenges of lesbian motherhood in the twenty-first century and emphasizes the undeniable universality of first-time parenthood.—Abigail Garner.

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Give us 5 mins and we will certainly show you the most effective book to read today. To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed this object, paste this HTML in website. Jul 31,  · A unique practical application of poststructuralist theory to lesbian mothers' narratives, Lesbian Motherhood: Stories of Becoming analyzes the personal stories of 40 lesbian mothers to discover the complex ways their sense of self is constructed in the Author: Amy Hequembourg.

Frye's book is a compilation of essays produced from the s to the early s, before lesbian motherhood was a significant part of the feminist social discourse, let alone more general social discourse.

Bartky's focus, while of relatively more recent date, is, as she explains (x), heterosexual on one hand and programmatically theoretical on.

Oct 20,  · Inthe pioneering San Francisco lesbian organization Daughters of Bilitis held the first known discussion groups on lesbian motherhood. The first lesbian mothers’ activist group, the Lesbian Mothers Union, formed in the same area 15 years later. Inseveral lesbian mothers and friends in Seattle formed the Lesbian Mothers National.

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Lesbian women who are pursuing motherhood separate from men represent a conceptualized possibility that could exist only as a part of the elaboration of the choice of ideology. In this sense, lesbian women pursuing motherhood are a piece of the bigger puzzle.

We use cookies to make interactions with our website easy and meaningful, to better understand the use of our services, and to tailor ggl14i.top: Amy Hequembourg. A study of lesbian mothers is a component of a larger project to explore the personal and socio-cultural manifestations of the ideology of reproductive choice.

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of teenage motherhood. A key component of the enquiry is a comparison between western countries in the risk of teenage motherhood, in the disadvantages for mothers and for children associated with early parenting, and in the policies adopted to address the issue.

Although the outcomes of teenage motherhood have beenwell-studied. “Liberation is not the private province of any one particular group”Audre Lorde Audre Lorde () was born in New York to parents of West Indian heritage. She passed away ina victim of breast cancer. Her battle with the disease, which was chronicled in works like The Cancer Journals, was just one of many struggles she had to deal with in life.

Lesbian feminism is a cultural movement and critical perspective, most influential in the s and early s (primarily in North America and Western Europe), that encourages women to focus their efforts, attentions, relationships, and activities towards their fellow women rather than men and often advocates lesbianism as the logical result of feminism.May 05,  · Motherhood is a hard job — maybe the hardest of them all out there.

And no one pays you for it. Sometimes you don't even get a thank you. Being a mother is .K. Summers’ Pregnant Butch is a Tintin lookalike who embarks down the path to motherhood.

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