Sophie Lewis

Sophie Lewis is the author of Full Surrogacy Now: Feminism against Family.

Shebeen Queens: Carousing Women

Sophie Lewis, 18 November 2021

My mother’s funeral​ took place on Zoom during lockdown, and attendees were encouraged to remember her by smoking indoors and drinking vodka. I think I was thirteen when a doctor first explained that maman would have to give up drink completely. It didn’t happen. Empty Smirnoff bottles used to clink around the bottom of her wardrobe when the cat crawled in there to hide from...

Nothing Natural: SurrogacyTM

Jenny Turner, 23 January 2020

Who are these women who work as surrogates, where do they do it, and how and why? What does it mean for sex and gender, race and genetics, nations and borders, binary sexuation, the existence and structure...

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