The Palgrave Handbook of Critical Menstruation Studies (open access): A personal review

I felt very much alone in 2013 when I first embarked on my journey researching periods. Realizing that nobody had paid significant attention to how menstruation or the menopause had been characterized in French literature and knowing that these are key moments that unite many of us as women, I decided that I would be the one to undertake this task. I therefore applied for funding for a PhD so I could explore the representation of the female fertility cycle in francophone wome