Podcast: Birth on TV and in the movies
February 24, 2012
Vicki talked with Tanya Lieberman about common themes in birth on TV and in movies, the worst and best (and wierdest!) depictions of birth, and recent trends in reality TV and homemade birth videos on the web. They discussed the depictions of partners in media births, and the influence that media births have on mothers’ perceptions and fears about childbirth. You can see some of the clips we discussed in the trailer below.
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