Annual book list 2023
Happy New Year! People who've been reading HeyReprotech for a while know that I like to start every new year with a list of books relevant to our field.
So many great books!
This year, I'm highlighting publications from 2022 and 2023 and only adding earlier books if I missed them in past years.
2022 - out last year
Lauren Burns. Triple Helix: My donor-conceived story. 2022.
Sharon Covington, ed. Fertility Counseling, 2nd Edition: Clinical Guide (vol 1). 2022.
Sharon Covington, ed. Fertility Counseling, 2nd Edition: Case Studies (vol 2). 2022.
Sam Everingham and Kerry Duncan. Surrogacy stories: Twenty extraordinary journeys to parenthood. 2022.
Abbie Goldberg. LGBTQ Family Building: A Guide for Prospective Parents. 2022.
Rachel Gross. Vagina Obscura: An Anatomical Voyage. 2022.
Michael Grynberg and Pasquale Patrizio. Female and Male Fertility Preservation. 2022.
Esmee Sinead Hanna and Brendan Gough. (In)Fertile male bodies: Masculinities and lifestyle managament in neoliberal times. 2022.
Emma Haslett and Gabriella Griffith. Big Fat Negative: The Essential Guide to Infertility, IVF and the Trials of Trying for a Baby. 2022.
Maureen McTeer. Fertility: 40 years of change. 2022.
Petra Nordqvist and Leah Gilman. Donors: Curious Connections in Donor Conception. 2022.
Camilla Mork Rostvik. Cash Flow: The Businesses of Menstruation. 2022.
Jennifer Takhar, Rika Houston and Nikhilesh Dholakia, eds. Transhumanisms and Biotechnologies in Consumer Society. 2022.
Amy Webb and Andrew Hessel. The Genesis Machine: Our Quest to Rewrite Life in the Age of Synthetic Biology. 2022.
2023 - forthcoming
Donna Drucker. Fertility Technology. 2023.
Leah Hazard. Womb: The Inside Story of Where We All Began. 2023.
Marina Kamenev. Kin: Family in the 21st Century. 2023.
Rachel Lehmann-Haupt. Reconceptions: Modern Relationships, Reproductive Science, and the Unfolding Future of Family. 2023.
Jesse Olszynko-Gryn. A Woman's Right to Know: Pregnancy Testing in Twentieth-Century Britain. 2023.
Vida Panitch and Elodie Bertrand, eds. The Routledge Handbook of Commodification. 2023.
2021 and prior - previously missed
Mali Bain, ed. Choosing Single Parenthood: Stories From Solo Parents By Choice. 2021.
Mona Eltahawy. Bloody Hell! and other stories. Adventures in Menopause from Across the Personal and Political Spectrum. 2021.
Hasan Namir. Umbilical Cord. 2021. *poetry
Christabelle Sethna and Gayle Davis, eds. Abortion Across Borders: Transnational Travel and Access to Abortion Services. 2019.
Frank Lowe, ed. Raised By Unicorns: Stories from People with LGBTQ+ Parents. 2018.
Miranda Davies. Babies For Sale? Transnational Surrogacy, Human Rights and the Politics of Reproduction. 2017.
Zsuzsa Berend. The Online World of Surrogacy. 2016.
Elly Teman. Birthing A Mother: The Surrogate Body and the Pregnant Self. 2010.