In this episode, Canan and Laura reflect on the presence of patriarchy in the environments they grew up in, and how it influenced them and shaped who they are today as women, as well as their choices and their work. They talk about gender roles, taboos, sexuality, learnings as well as family memories, while referencing books and documentaries to accompany their discussion.
Show Notes and Links:
Book: "Tovarase de drum. Experienta feminina in comunism.” (Companions on the road. The feminist experience in comunism) by Radu Pavel Gheo and Dan Lungu. (Available in Romanian).
Documentary: Decreteii/ Children of the Decree by Florin Iepan: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgZJ-IV8Et0
Film: “4 months, 3 weeks and 2 days” by Cristian Mungiu: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1032846/
Migrant Mother by Mild Maynyrd licensed under a Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License, Creative Commons.
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