MIT Press Live! Author Talk: Designing Motherhood
Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at 12:30pm to 1:30pmVirtual Event
MIT Press Live! presents an author talk with Michelle Millar Fisher and Amber Winick, authors of Designing Motherhood.
About this event
In striking images and engaging text, Designing Motherhood unfolds the compelling design histories and real-world uses of the objects that shape our reproductive experiences. Join us to speak with authors Michelle Millar Fisher and Amber Winick to learn more about designs that have defined the arc of human reproduction.
About the authors
Michelle Millar Fisher
Michelle Millar Fisher, a curator and architecture and design historian, is Ronald C. and Anita L. Wornick Curator of Contemporary Decorative Arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. She lectures frequently on design, people, and the politics of things.
Amber Winick is a writer, design historian, and recipient of two Fulbright Awards. She has lived, researched, and written about family and child-related designs, policies, and practices around the world.