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Amy Blackstone, Ph.D.

We're {Not} Having A Baby!
Chair, Department of Sociology, University of Maine & Co-Owner
Bangor, Maine

Sociologist and NotMom Amy Blackstone is Professor and Chair of Sociology at the University of Maine where she studies the childfree choice, workplace harassment, and civic engagement. She is a textbook author and has published dozens of peer-reviewed pieces on the childfree and other topics.

Dedicated to bringing social scientific knowledge to broad audiences, Dr. Blackstone regularly writes Op-Eds and her research has been featured in Huffington Post, Katie, Today.com, Fox News, MSNBC, Marie Claire, Dame, public radio and numerous other venues. 

Amy and her husband Lance blog at we’re {not} having a baby!,  a site created to celebrate the childfree choice and debunk myths about the childfree. Together, they have appeared in Brides magazine, on The Joy Sutton ShowMarried with Luggage, and various other outlets.