History/GWS 249 Reading Guide


FILM:  A Midwife’s Tale

  • Review:   “A Midwife’s Tale.” Written and produced by Laurie Kahn-Leavitt. Directed by Richard P. Rogers. (Watertown, Mass.: Blueberry Hill Productions, 1997), based on the book by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, A Midwife’s Tale: The Life of Martha Ballard, Based on Her Diary, 1785-1812 (New York, 1990). by Sarah F. McMahon, William and Mary Quarterly, 3rd ser. 55 (July 1998).  JSTOR