From Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature , Vol. 21, No. 2, The Adoption Issue (Autumn, 2002),
October 1, 2002, PDF
Published by University of Tulsa
As someone who for over twenty-five years has written and taught about cultural myths and images, I had the hubris to imagine that I was savvy about all the major norms and assumptions that comprise contemporary Western "constructions of reality." That was before we adopted a child.