Robin Silbergleid is associate professor of English and core faculty in the Center for Gender in Global Context at Michigan State University.  She is the author of *The Baby Book* and the memoir *Texas Girl* as well as co-editor (with Kristina Quynn) of *Reading and Writing Experimental Texts: Critical Innovations*.  Her creative work focuses on issues of domesticity, single motherhood, and reproductive loss; she collaborates with the art, oral, history and portraiture project The ART of Infertility (