Jane Crow Project Presents
Voices of Midwives and Doulas
Part of Legacy of Black Midwife Series featuring Safia Monroe, midwife, historian, and public health professional. Her mission of reducing infant and maternal mortality has earned her numerous awards.
All My Babies: Both educational tool and poetic portrait of a black midwife and childbirth in the Deep South. (Public Domain) George Stoney's classic All My Babies is not only a profound portrait of midwife "Miss Mary" Coley, but also is a documentary record of the living conditions of African-American families in 1950s Georgia.
Nonkululeko Tyehemba, in her 70s, is a national activist from her Harlem base and trains midwives in Somalialand.