Monday, November 26, 2012

"It's Those Pills That Are Ruining Me"

Stanford University doctoral candidate Krystale Littlejohn '07 speaks on "'It's Those Pills That Are Ruining Me': A Mixed-Method Analysis of Inequality, Unintended Pregnancy and Women's Contraceptive Behavior."


  • Location: Fowler 210
  • Time: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
  • Sponsor: Sociology

Littlejohn is a doctoral candidate at Stanford studying the sociology of the family, inequality, race and ethnicity, and gender. She currently has two lines of research in the sociology of the family. One line focuses on women's use of hormonal birth control in navigating their fertility goals and the effects that hormonal methods have on their experiences of their bodies. The second line examines the role of racial identity in partnership for multiracial people.