Call The Midwife on PBS

By |2017-06-23T08:30:44-04:00May 23rd, 2013|Categories: AAR afterhours blog, Pop Culture, Television, Wendy AAR|Tags: , , , , |

[youtube] you been watching Call The Midwife on PBS? Season Two just ended and those of us addicted to the show are bereft. Its the adaptation of a series of books by British nurse Jennifer Worth which chronicle her years working as a midwife in the East End of London. Set in the 50s, each episode is a vignette detailing issues of the time, such as racism, the lack of reliable birth control, prostitution, separation of the classes, and changing rules of propriety. […]