An Extended Family: Sophie Lewis swims in the gestational workplace

An Extended Family live online lecture series presents historic case studies and moments of key changes in ideas of the family, in relation to emerging types and understandings of families that influence and are expressed in architecture today.

Sophie Lewis is a feminist theorist, cultural critic and utopianist, and the author of Full Surrogacy Now: Feminism Against Family (2019) as well as articles and essays including, My Octopus Girlfriend (n+1) and How British Feminism Became Anti-Trans (The New York Times). Though she left academia in 2017 she is currently a Visiting scholar at The Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality and Women at the University of Pennsylvania, and she teaches courses online (open to all) at the Brooklyn Institute for Social Research.

To learn more :

00:00 Introduction
4:45 Talk
52:20 Q&A



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