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June 07, 2019


​Michelle Oberman is interviewed as a scholar on maternal filicide.

May 15, 2019

Chicago Tribune

​Michelle Oberman quoted by Cindy Dampier of the Chicago Tribune about discussing law and abortion with young women.

August 09, 2018


Michelle Oberman is quoted in Brazilian newspaper Veja about abortion ethics

August 13, 2018

PRI's The World

​Michelle Oberman speaks with Carol Hills of PRI's The World about the Argentine Senate's vote against a bill to legalize abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, even after the reform passed through the Argentine House and opinion polls showed that it had strong public support.

August 24, 2018

KIRO Radio, Seattle Morning News

Dave Ross and Colleen O'Brien interview Michelle Oberman about the way abortion bans affect abortion rates.

June 28, 2018

PRI's The World

​Michelle Oberman speaks with Carol Hills of PRI's The World about what happens in countries where abortion is banned, describing the widespread availability of abortion drugs, and the ways in which efforts to prosecute go terribly awry.

May 31, 2018

The New York Times

Michelle Oberman draws on her research in Latin America to predict consequences of abortion bans in the United States

February 27, 2018

Christian Century

Michelle Oberman considers bipartisan approaches to the legality of abortion

April 12, 2018

Watch a Conversation with the Author: Illinios College of Law

Michelle Oberman is a keynote speaker at the Illinois College of Law on her ethnographic work on abortion

April 14, 2016

The Mercury News

Michelle Oberman writes about the intersections of vulnerability and Zika infection

June 16, 2016

The San Francisco Chronicle

Michelle Oberman and Katharine Baker write about sexual violence and Brock Turner

November 08, 2017

New Republic

Michelle Oberman is quoted on her research on the legality of abortion in El Salvador

November 09, 2017

Ms. Magazine

Michelle Oberman writes about poverty and abortion in El Salvador

January 14, 2018

Michelle Oberman writes about abortion law in the United States

March 19, 2006

The Chicago Tribune

Michelle Oberman and Katharine Baker co-author a piece about rape law and sentencing

January 02, 2018

bitch media

"Our Laws, Her Body" by Michelle Oberman is selected as a must-read

January 11, 2018

Guernica / A magazine of global arts & politics

Michelle Oberman writes about the consequences of an abortion ban

January 19, 2018

Beacon Broadside

Michelle Oberman considers a reorientation in conversations about abortion

January 19, 2018

The Takeaway; From PRI and WNYC

Michelle Oberman is interviewed by BBC's PRI on abortion law

January 18, 2018


Michelle Oberman writes about Chile's abortion ban as a way to understand this possibility in the United States

January 29, 2018

Book review: Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona

Planned Parenthood reviews "Her Body, Our Laws"

February 07, 2018

Orthodoxy in Dialogue

Michelle Oberman writes about the consequences of abortion condemnation

February 27, 2018

Rebellious Magazine

Michelle Oberman is inteviewed by Jera Brown about her new book

April 10, 2018

Chicago Tribune

Michelle Oberman is quoted about her research about abortion bans in Chile and El Salvador

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