We Are Animals

We Are Animals

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