A prostitute leading an old man into the bedroom
Credit: Wellcome Library, London.

Pregnancy and Prostitution

There is only a month to go until the Perceptions of Pregnancy: from the Medieval to the Modern conference. With that in mind regular author, and speaker at the conference, Sara Read has been thinking about pregnancy in early modern literature … ‘I began to perceive I was with Child’: Pregnancy and Prostitution. Dr Sara…