The Family Roe: The unknown woman at the heart of Roe v. Wade
Joshua Prager, Visiting Lecturer in the Humanities Council; Ferris Professor of Journalism
Thu, 11/2 · 12:00 pm—1:00 pm · 16 Joseph Henry House
Program in Journalism; Humanities Council
The pro-choice movement viewed Jane Roe as an imperfect plaintiff. But she embodied the national ambivalence about abortion as no Gloria Steinem could, her life guided by the same cross-currents —sex and religion, gender and class— that have so long divided America.
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