This one-day event, to be held at Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU) on Thursday 18 May 2017, is a collaboration by British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS), the Centre for Parenting Culture Studies (CPCS), Birthrights, and Engaging Sociology at CCCU.
The full programme is now available online here. Sessions will explore the impact of changing ideas about pregnancy, motherhood, responsibility, and risk on mother’s experience and professional services:
‘Ideal pregnancies’ and the new family planning
Bad bodies, bad choices? Behavioural advice and the pregnant woman
Pregnancy surveillance and the medical profession
Breastfeeding, guilt, and ideals of good motherhood
We look forward to seeing you there!