Publications

Peer-Reviewed Articles
“Policing Pregnancy: Poverty, Reproduction, and the Law in Early Twentieth-Century Rio de Janeiro.” Journal of Women’s History 27, no. 4 (2017): 85-108.

“From Free Womb to Criminalized Woman: Fertility Control in Brazilian Slavery and Freedom.” Slavery & Abolition 38, no. 2 (2017): 269-286.

Translations
“An Alleged Infanticide Case.” In The Rio de Janeiro Reader, eds. Daryle Williams and Amy Chazkel. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015. Pp. 158-62.

Dictionary Entries
“Fonseca, Luís Anselmo da.” In Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography, eds. Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Franklin W. Knight. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.

“Soares de Meirelles, Joaquim Candido.” In Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography, eds. Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Franklin W. Knight. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.

Book Reviews
“Review of Okezi T. Otovo, Progressive Mothers, Better Babies: Race, Public Health, and the State in Brazil.” Hispanic American Historical Review 97, no. 3 (2017): 555-556.

Book Manuscript Under Review
A Miscarriage of Justice: Reproduction, Medicine, and the Law in Early Twentieth-Century Brazil (Stanford University Press)

Articles Under Review
Birthing Life and Death: Carioca Women’s Reproductive Health in the Early Twentieth Century. História, Ciências, Saúde – Manguinhos

Op-Eds
“The Trump-Fueled ‘Safe Spaces’ for Anti-Semitism Few American Jews Ever See.” Haaretz, October 26, 2016

Blogs
For her regular contributing to Nursing Clio, see her Blog page.

“Feminism, Fascism, and Frogs: The Case of Bertha Lutz at the United Nations” Lady Science. May 18, 2017

“UCLA Makes Excuses About Sexual Harassment.” The Professor Is In Blog. March 14, 2016

“UCLA Allows Sexual Harassment.” The Professor Is In Blog. March 4, 2016

“Re-examining Life in Academia in the Face of Death.” The Professor Is In Blog. February 8, 2016

With Raúl Necochea López, “Health, Reproduction, and Sex: A Growing Field for Latin Americanists.” Notches: (Re)Marks on the History of Sexuality. May 14, 2015.

Interviews
A Dark Reality/Uma triste realidade. Revista História Ciências Saúde – Manguinhos. November 2014

Media
Quoted in Kimberly Lawson, “Women Strike in Argentina After the Brutal Rape and Murder of a 16-Year-Old Girl.” Broadly. October 19, 2016

Quoted in Stassa Edwards, “At UCLA, Protests over the University’s Decision to Welcome Back Professor Accused of Sexual Assault.” Jezebel. April 5, 2016

Quoted in Colleen Flaherty, “Welcoming Back Accused Serial Harasser.” Inside Higher Ed. April 5, 2016