Reproduction in Colonial America

Susan Klepp talked about her book, Revolutionary Conceptions: Women, Fertility and Family Limitation in America (The University of North… read more

Susan Klepp talked about her book, Revolutionary Conceptions: Women, Fertility and Family Limitation in America (The University of North Carolina Press, 2009). While Colonial American women were unable to own property, they were able to exert influence over family affairs. Women in this era began to redefine the role of “motherhood,” particularly on the issue of family planning. After her illustrated talk about this “different” type of revolution, Professor Klepp responded to questions from members of the audiene at Fraunces Tavern Museum in New York City.  close

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Reproduction in Colonial America

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Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Feb 26, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 2, 2012

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  • Feb 26, 2011 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 27, 2011 | 12:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
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