Elizabeth Gregory is the author of Ready: Why Women Are Embracing the New Later Motherhood (Basic Books 2012/2007) and Quotation and Modern American Poetry: “‘Imaginary Gardens with Real Toads'” (Rice UP, 1996), etc. She directs the Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program at the University of Houston and is also a Professor of English.
Her current projects explore the dynamics of contemporary birth timing, the economics and politics of women’s work—in the home and outside it, and the later poetry of Marianne Moore.
Elizabeth speaks on a range of topics related to her research: later motherhood, women’s work and fertility, work-family balance, gender equity, and the poetry of Marianne Moore.
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