Categories: 2010-2019, Creative Non-Fiction, First Person, Parenthood, Persuasive, Scholarly Essay, Short Non-Fiction, Women Authors
Notes on Feminist Mothering
From: Notes from a Feminist Killjoy
The author discusses mothering and feminism, specifically how she came into herself as a mother who was also a feminist.
Erin Wunker is Chair of the Board of the national non-profit organization Canadian Women in the Literary Arts (www.cwila.com) and co-founder, writer, and managing editor of the feminist academic blog Hook & Eye: Fast Feminism, Slow Academe. She teaches courses in Canadian literature and cultural production with a special focus on cultural production by women. She lives in Halifax with her partner, their daughter, and Marley the dog. Notes from a Feminist Killjoy is Wunker’s first book.