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Join us as Berkeley Law Professor Khiara M. Bridges delivers a talk, titled “Imagining an Ethnography of Pregnant Class-Privileged People of Color: Race, Class, Gender, and Prenatal Care,” followed by a moderated discussion and Q&A. 

Eman Abdelhadi, Assistant Professor, Comparative Human Development, University of Chicago

Amy Krauss, Postdoctoral Instructor, Pozen Family Center for Human Rights, University of Chicago

Khiara M. Bridges 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.

Presented 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 at the University of Chicago.