Bonnie Bellow and Elaine Douglass discuss the decision to have children or not, including Ms. Douglass's recent decision to undergo voluntary sterilization. Included is an interview with Dr. Robert Neuwirth, head of gynecological endoscopy at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, who, along with Dr. Melvin Cohen of Chicago pioneered laparoscopic and hysteroscopic sterilization procedures.
This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email: americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.