The Social Implications Associated with Extended Breastfeeding:
Sheryl Pace examines feminism and womanhood by documenting the practice of extended breastfeeding in American culture. Extended breastfeeding has long been known to evoke strong opinions amongst advocates as well as opponents of this style of parenting. These images explore who is practicing extended breastfeeding and Sheryl's research touches on why they choose to do so. Sheryl uses her own documentary photographs to serve as visual data and evidence of different women exercising their right to do what they believe is best for the development of their children.