Adrienne Pine, breastfeeding, and the nuances of working privilege

11 Oct

Susan Harper, Program Co-Chair for the Association of Feminsist Anthropology, takes a closer look at a recent controversy. When American University professor Adrienne Pine breastfed her sick child during a class she was teaching, it led to a loud media response.

Harper looks more closely at exactly what it was that elicited criticism from various people, including her own social media contacts. Click here for a link to the article, which includes links to various news sources that cover the original story.

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