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“Women and the Norwegian Welfare State”
November 9, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pmFree
Anna Peterson will deliver a lecture entitled, “Women and the Norwegian Welfare State: Feminists, Midwives, and Workers Respond to Maternity Policies, 1916-1930.” This lecture will be based on the findings presented in Anna’s new book, Maternity Policy and the Making of the Norwegian Welfare State, 1880-1940. Anna Peterson is Assistant Professor of History at Luther College and editor of the Norwegian-American Historical Association. This lecture is made possible by support from the Leraas Fund.
Image: “Kvinneklinikken i Furnes, 1900-1960” Stiftelsen Domkirkeodden. Public Domain.