I study the history of eighteenth and nineteenth-century Britain and empire with an emphasis on imperial medicine and reproductive health. My research aims to explore the decline of midwifery, the medicalization of obstetrics, and how colonial intervention and racial ideologies affected indigenous midwives and community healers in Canada.
18th & 19th century Britain and empire; imperial medicine, midwifery, and obstetrics; indigenous childbirth practices in Canada
B.A in English & Art History — University of Minnesota Twin-Cities, 2019
Additional Campus Affiliations
M.S. in Library & Information Sciences Candidate, School of Information Sciences