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Khiara M. Bridges

Imagining an Ethnography of Pregnant Class-Privileged People of Color: Race, Class, Gender, and Prenatal Care

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 3:30-5:00pm


Khiara M. Bridges is Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley, and holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a Ph.D. in Anthropology from Columbia University. She has written many articles concerning race, class, reproductive rights, and the intersection of the three. Her scholarship has appeared in the Harvard Law ReviewStanford Law Review, the Columbia Law Review, the California Law Review, the NYU Law Review, and the Virginia Law Review, among others. She is also the author of three books: Reproducing Race: An Ethnography of Pregnancy as a Site of Racialization (2011), The Poverty of Privacy Rights (2017), and Critical Race Theory: A Primer (2019). She is a co-editor of a reproductive justice book series that is published under the imprint of the University of California Press.

Here, she is joined by University of Chicago Assistant Professor of Comparative Human Development Eman Abdelhadi and Pozen Center Postdoctoral Instructor Amy Krauss.

This event is free and open to the public; registration is required.

This event is presented by the Pozen Family Center for Human Rights in partnership with the Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture; the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality; the Chicago Center for Contemporary Theory; and the Departments of Anthropology and Comparative Human Development.