The Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement (MIRCI) is the newly launched feminist scholarly and activist organization on mothering-motherhood, developed from the former Association for Research on Mothering at York University (1998-2010). The initiative houses the Journal of the Motherhood Initiative (formerly The Journal of the Association for Research on Mothering), Mother Outlaws, The International Mothers and Mothering Network (formerly IMN), Young Mothers and Empowerment Forum, The Motherhood Studies Forum and is partnered with Demeter Press.
The founder and director of the Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement is Andrea O'Reilly, email@example.com and the co-ordinator is Tracey Carlyle, firstname.lastname@example.org.
What's New at MIRCI
Chasing Rainbows; Exploring Gender Fluid Parenting Practices was featured in a recent Macleans article:
MOTHERS, MOTHERING, AND MOTHERHOOD
Announcing the publication of
Birth of the Uncool
On Huron's Shore
Mothering in the Age of Neoliberalism
Disabled Mothers: Stories and Scholarship by and about Mothers With Disabilities Edited by Gloria Filax and Dena Taylor
NEW DEMETER PRESS CFPS
Mothering Multiples: (Re)exploring, (Re)presenting and Making Meaning of the Process of Becoming Pregnant, Pregnancy, Birth and Parenting Experiences with Multiples (working title only)
Interrogating Reproductive Loss: Feminist Writings on Abortion,
Men, Mothers and Mothering
Journal of the
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CURRENT JMI CFPS:
The journal issue 5.2 -
The journal issue 6.1 - COMMUNICATING MOTHERHOOD/MOTHERS COMMUNICATING
The journal issue 6.2 - SUPPORTING AND EMPOWERING MOTHERS IN THE ACADEME:
Mother Outlaws Speakers Series
Journal of the Motherhood Initiative
MIRCI Shipping Policy:
Books will be shipped within ten days of receipt of order.
Please Note: Shipments to the US can take up to 2 weeks and overseas 4 to 6 weeks.
Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement
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