Wednesday, May 28 2014
These stories are always engaging, not only because midwifery in the '50s is so interesting, but also because the midwives themselves are fully realized characters.
Tuesday, July 9 2013
The ways in which these women exercised their will, both individually and collectively, spoke to the importance of their role in London's dockside community.
Tuesday, December 11 2012
The service of the midwifes in London's East End after the war is not only medical, but also supportive, and as Jenny puts it herself, “the very stuff of life.”