History Professor Patricia Watkinson
Randolph-Macon College will present “Real Mothers: Pronatalism in Interwar Europe”
on March 19, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in Washington and Franklin
Hall (102 College Avenue).
R-MC History Professor
Patricia Watkinson will discuss the pan-European campaign to encourage women
to have babies and how many resisted the call to motherhood because they did not
want to give birth to future soldiers.
“Real Mothers” is the theme of the 2013-14 R-MC Interdisciplinary Women’s Studies
This event is sponsored by the Committee on Assemblies and Special Events (CASE),
the Paige Perry Endowment of the Sociology and Anthropology
Department, and the Women’s Studies Program.
This event is free and open to the public.