We Are Animals

We Are Animals

Essays on the Nature and Politics of Motherhood

by Jennifer Case

Collection of personal essays tackling social stigmas around mothering, childbirth, and feminism in the twenty-first century

When Jennifer Case became pregnant unexpectedly with her second child, she was overwhelmed at the prospect of caring for another child in a society with high expectations and low support for mothers. She sought to reclaim control over, if not her changing body, then at least her rapidly declining mental ...

  • Paperback
  • 9781595343017
  • Published: September 2024


  • eBook
  • 9781595343048
  • Published: September 2024