Seeking Lead Editor for JourMS 2023 & Welcoming New Interns

Seeking a lead editor for the Journal of Mother Studies (JourMS) 2023. This four-month position includes the following responsibilities: annual CFP goes out each October. The conference takes place in March. A schedule can be found under ‘Guidelines‘ at Also, please welcome a whole new wonderful group of interns to MoM!

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Adventures in Miscarriage – A Film

Shout out to Cheryl Furjanic, who presented her film trailer at the MoM Conference in 2022 – in person in St. Petersburg in March!
She received incredible feedback and has just launched a new version of the trailer and a summer fundraiser for the film. Join her for her fundraiser and Zoom call Wed. July 27th 6:30PM ET.

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Birth of a Daughter

Review by Michelle Singer Reviews Samantha Kolber’s debut poetry chapbook, Birth of a Daughter is an important addition to an authentic conversation about motherhood that goes beyond trite, worn-out tropes. For decades, writers have been pushing back against rainy-day activities

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Let’s claim this word. What is motheristing? It is a twist on the Feministing website, originally organized by Jessica Valenti. Only in the case of Motheristing, we are committed to thoughtful commentary, critical analysis, and social engagement on the topic

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