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First Name
Martha Liliana
Last Name
Espinosa Tavares
Duke University
Website URL
Modern Latin American History, History of Reproductive Justice, Feminist, Sexuality, and Gender Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology.
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Personal Info

About Me

I am a feminist historian conducting research on contraceptive technologies created and tested in Mexico in the second half of the 20th century.

Recent Publications

Martha Liliana Espinosa Tavares, “’They Are Coming in So Fast That If We Had Publicity About the Clinic We Would Be Swamped’: Edris Rice-Wray, the First Family Planning Clinic in Mexico (1959) and the Intervention of US-Based Private Foundations.” Journal of Women’s History, Special Issue: Reproduction, Contraception, and Obstetrics in Modern Mexico. Vol. 34, no. 2, Summer 2022, pp. 76-96.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
Latin America
Expertise by Chronology
20th century
Expertise by Topic
Gender, Medicine, Science, Sexuality, Technology, Women