Damned if You Do and Damned if You Don’t

Mother or not, motherhood impacts every woman in multiple and different ways. The only common experience is this—whether you’re a mum or childless, by choice or otherwise, someone will think you’re doing it wrong and there are other, more serious penalties too, cultural and economic.

This is a complicated and difficult subject that deserves plenty of time to debate, and consequently this will be a round table discussion where audience and panellists including Sinéad Gleeson, Lorna Gibb, Hannah Peaker, Monisha Rajesh, Jude Kelly, Catherine Mayer, and Sabeena Akhtar share views and experiences.