Tag: birth

Taking part in and being part of giving birth: Enacting participation in a midwife-led birth situation by Annekatrin Skeide

Annekatrin Skeide , October 1st, 2018


According to her midwife Jana, Mira’s was a textbook birth: it was quite fast, even for a second birth, and proceeded without any complications. In reflecting on her…


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The ‘Respectable’ Black Midwife vs The Respected Black Midwife

Acquanda Stanford , August 31st, 2018


I wanted to highlight something about imagery, history and Black midwives that I think is crucial, since I’ve been seeing more and more people talk about them in…


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