“That’s not a beer bong, it’s a breastpump!” A podcast interview about breastfeeding on TV

August 13, 2013

rear view of a girl pointing remote to a televisionWhat messages are we getting from TV about breastfeeding?  About who breastfeeding moms are?  About breastmilk?  And what do we learn about about what’s acceptable and what isn’t when it comes to breastfeeding?

In this podcast interview with Dr. Katherine Foss, author of a number of articles on breastfeeding in the media (including “That’s Not a Beer Bong, It’s a Breastpump: Representations of Breastfeeding in Prime Time Fictional Television”), we discuss these questions and more.

You can listen to this podcast using the player below!



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