Contractions: The Politics of Midwifery

Contraction I: Power/Knowledge

November 16, 2020 Inga & Rodante Season 1 Episode 1
Contractions: The Politics of Midwifery
Contraction I: Power/Knowledge
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Contractions: The Politics of Midwifery
Contraction I: Power/Knowledge
Nov 16, 2020 Season 1 Episode 1
Inga & Rodante

During our first contraction dr. Elizabeth Newnham focusses on the constellation of power and knowledge in midwifery and obstetrics. Newnham is a midwife and academic researcher and teacher at Griffith University, Australia. She is the author of the book Towards the Huminisation of Birth: a Study of Epidural Analgesia and Hospital Birth Culture.

www.researchgate.net/profile/Elizabeth_Newnham2
www.amazon.com/Towards-Humanisat…1605456879&sr=8-1

Contractions is produced by Inga Maria Thorsteinson, Rodante van der Waal and Vinny Taylor.
Contact: Rodantevanderwaal@gmail.com

EDIT: In the episode we've stated incorrectly that dr. Newnham works at Queensland University. This is not the case. She works at Griffith University, which is in Queensland. 

Show Notes

During our first contraction dr. Elizabeth Newnham focusses on the constellation of power and knowledge in midwifery and obstetrics. Newnham is a midwife and academic researcher and teacher at Griffith University, Australia. She is the author of the book Towards the Huminisation of Birth: a Study of Epidural Analgesia and Hospital Birth Culture.

www.researchgate.net/profile/Elizabeth_Newnham2
www.amazon.com/Towards-Humanisat…1605456879&sr=8-1

Contractions is produced by Inga Maria Thorsteinson, Rodante van der Waal and Vinny Taylor.
Contact: Rodantevanderwaal@gmail.com

EDIT: In the episode we've stated incorrectly that dr. Newnham works at Queensland University. This is not the case. She works at Griffith University, which is in Queensland.