By Laura Harrison
Laura Harrison, delivering an enormous figuring out of the paintings of ladies of colour as surrogates, connects this hard work to the background of racialized copy within the United States. Cross-racial surrogacy is one finish of a continuum during which dominant teams depend on the reproductive capability of nonwhite ladies, whose personal reproductive wants were traditionally thwarted or even demonized. Brown our bodies, White Babies offers am interdisciplinary research that comes with criminal situations of contested surrogacy, old examples of surrogacy as a sort of racialized reproductive hard work, the function of genetics within the assisted copy undefined, and the new flip towards reproductive tourism. Joining the continuing feminist debates surrounding replica, motherhood, race, and the physique, Brown our bodies, White Babies finally evaluations the hot potentials for parenthood that positioned the very contours of kinship into question.
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Brown Bodies, White Babies: The Politics of Cross-Racial Surrogacy (Intersections) by Laura Harrison