By Jocelyn Fenton Stitt, Pegeen Reichert Powell
Moms Who convey brings jointly essays that concentrate on mothering as an clever perform, intentionally reinvented and rearticulated by means of moms themselves. The individuals to this watershed quantity specialise in a number of matters, from moms in children’s photo books and moms writing blogs to international maternal activism and moms elevating homosexual sons. Distinguishing itself from a lot writing approximately motherhood at the present time, moms Who carry specializes in forward-looking arguments and new different types of wisdom in regards to the perform of mothering rather than last exclusively in the realm of critique. jointly, the essays create a compelling argument in regards to the probabilities of empowered mothering.
“Stitt and Powell forged a large internet into this interdisciplinary box, bringing again articles that talk to every little thing from the ‘mommyblogging’ revolution to unmarried moms’ teams and the way they function on collage campuses … The articles themselves advertise introspection, however it is the act of examining them within the comparable area opposed to possible disparate articles that fosters wondering and eventual realizing of simply how own and political a box like mothering experiences can be.” — increased Difference
“This quantity strikes past a critique of patriarchal motherhood to visualize and enforce new and extra empowering theories and modes of mothering. With its concentrate on mothering as enterprise and in its realization to twenty-first-century motherhood concerns, it's a precise and unique collection.” — Andrea O’Reilly, editor of Feminist Mothering