Media

Bringing baby to work: Kids in workplace spark debate, National Post, March 7, 2012

The Richer Sex, Macleans, March 12, 2012

Don’t call me ‘mom’ (unless you’re my kid), The Globe and Mail, Katrina Onstad, January 2012

Motherhood after 40: Ethical debate rages over how old is too old to become a mother, Parentcentral.ca, January 2102

The Mother of All Presses, Cahoots Magazine

Maven of motherhood research wins Sarah Shorten Award
, YFile, January 27, 2011

York Professor Receives National Award, CAUT Bulletin, January 2011

Feminomics: calculating the value of 'women's work', Toronto Star, October 30, 2010

From Roman times to today, covered in one mother of a book, YFile, June 2, 2010

Two new books look at mothering through women's writing, Yfile, March 2, 2010

Mom is usually the one who tells the kids where they came from, YFile, February 22, 2010

Talking to kids about sex often mom's job, Parentcetnral.ca, February 19, 2010

New book revisits maternal thinking as a concept, YFile, January 18, 2010

BIOLOGICAL CLOCK, Get pregnant now, Parentcentral.ca, November 27, 2009

The curse of a mean mother, Sarah Boesveld, Globe and Mail, October 19, 2009

U50 conference to look at mothering and the environment, YFile, October 15, 2009

Canada's birth-rate boom, The Globe and Mail, Wednesday, Sept 22, 2009

Older moms tend to be more educated, says StatsCan study, YFile, Sept. 21, 2009

Highly educated women more likely to have kids in their 30s and 40s: StatsCan, Sep 17, 2009

University-Wide Teaching Awards celebrate excellence, YFile, June 24, 2009

Bringing up baby badly on purpose, Andrea Gordon, TheStar.com, June 5, 2009

Are pregnant women smug? SARAH BOESVELD, Globe and Mail, May 12, 2009

"Motherhood Today", CBC Radio "Fresh Air", Sunday, May 10, 2009

York's Middle Age, The Agenda, May 6, 2009

More parents share the workload when mom learns to let go, USA Today, May 4, 2009

Mothers Gone Mad conference in New York looks at oppression and resistance, YFile, April 15, 2009

York In the Media, The endless possibilities – and impossibilities – of Barbie, YFile, March 10, 2009

Barbie Turns 50, CBC News, March 8, 2009

International Mothers Network holds virtual launch, YFile, March 5, 2009

Barbie still making waves on 50th anniversary, CTV.ca, February 24, 2009

Upcoming book will explore Sarah Palin's impact on women and mothering, YFile, November 25, 2008

Prof. Andrea O'Reilly looks at how feminists are challenging motherhood norms, YFile, November 21, 2008

International Mothers Network springs from York's ARM conference, YFile, November 17, 2008

How can teens be good parents? Your Voice, Tuesday October 28 at TVOParents.com Repeated Sunday Nov 2 at 6 pm on TVO

ARM Conference coverage on Mamapalooza and YouTube

Moms vs. Dads: Overlapping Toronto parenting conferences agree on little, Craig Offman, National Post, October 25, 2008

ARM hosts first summit on international motherhood movement, YFile, October 20, 2008

Motherhood conference tackles militarism and violence, YFile, October 15, 2008

A Motherhood Movement for the 21st Century by Joy Rose, Women's Media Center, October 14, 2008

York prof receives a Lillian Robinson scholarship, YFile, September 25, 2008

Teen pregnancy's new twist, The Philadephia Inquirer, September 4, 2008

A Fine Line, Newsweek Web Exclusive, July 23, 2008

Readers Digest, July 2008 "Back to the Rat Race: Stay at Home Moms who decide to go back to work can be in for a frustrating experience."

Toronto Star,, Andrea Gordon, Sat. June 21st, 2008 "Who ya gonna call when you don't have time to have a baby?"

Kids With Kids, The Hamilton Spectator, June 19, 2008

Empowered mothers change the world, Times & Transcript, May 8, 2008

Pilot projects geared to 'demonized' young moms, The North York Mirror, May 8, 2008

Motherhood comes naturally, mothering doesn’t, The Chronicle Herald, May 7, 2008

Young moms unfairly demonized: York U expert, TORONTO, May 2, 2008

Prof. Andrea O'Reilly gets SSHRC grant to study young mothers, Y-File, April 29, 2008

York women's studies professor to edit the mother of all books., Y-File, March 3, 2008

Teen Pregnancy, "Listen Up ", Global, Sunday, March 2, 2008

Generation X Dads, CBC Radio "The Current", Monday, February 18, 2008

Teen Pregnancy Losing Stigma: Report, Monday January 21, 2008, CityNews.ca

Suddenly teen pregnancy is cool? For the first time in years, more kids are having kids--and not just in movies, CATHY GULLI, Macleans.ca, January 17, 2008

Experts take questions on pre- and postpartum depression, Globe and Mail Update, October 24, 2007

"Moms' endless self-sacrifice unhealthy", North Bay Nugget, October 20, 2007

CH NEWS AT 5 (CHEK6-TV), VICTORIA, 19 Oct 2007, Length: 00:03:01. Time: 05:24pm | Reporter: SOPHIE LUI.

WHEN IT COMES TO PARENTING, THERE ARE GENERALLY TWO SCHOOLS OF THOUGHT. KEEP THE KIDS BUSY OR LET THEM DO THEIR OWN THING. THE QUESTION IS IT BETTER TO BE A STRINGENT ALPHA MOM OR A LAID BOX BETA MOM? TWO MOMS, TWO VERY DIFFERENT METHODS OF RAISING THE KIDS. "MARY FREIDMAN" BETA MOM, "JEN HINDER" ALPHA MOM, "ANDREA OREILY" YORK UNIVERSITY [DAY CARE]

GLOBAL NEWS 6PM WEEKEND (CKND-TV), WINNIPEG, 21 Oct 2007, Length: 00:02:25. Time: 06:11pm | Reporter: JON LOVLIN

WHEN IT COMES TO PARENTING THERE ARE TWO SCHOOLS OF THOUGHT. KEEP THE KIDS BUSY OR LET THEM DO THEIR OWN THING. TWO VERY DIFFERENT METHODS OF RAISING THE KIDS. A LOOK AT THE BENEFITS OF EACH WAY OF PARENTING. "ANREA O'REILLY" YORK UNIVERSITY, ASSOCIATION FOR RESEARCH ON MOTHERING

"Exploring the many angles of motherhood; Conference deals with maternal health, activism and well-being", The Toronto Star, October 18, 2007

Looking at mothers on the margins of society, Ylife, October 11, 2007

"The Changing Face of Canada's Families: Wither the Nuclear Family?"
The Agenda with Steve Paikin, TV Ontario, October 5, 2007

The Politics of Breastfeeding, by Andrea Gordon, Toronto Star, Sep 24, 2007

"Supermom, RIP: return of the night nurse" by Heather Sokoloff, Globe and Mail July 17, 2007

Feminist moms reject intensive mothering, York prof says, York Media Relations, May 7, 2007

"Atkinson community celebrates excellence", Yfile, March 15, 2007

“The Push Present,” Jan 4, 2007, Toronto Sun

York’s mothering expert is deeply worried about this generation of children, Nov 7, 2006, YFile

Motherlode, November 4, 2006 Ottawa Citizen article
Republished online by permission of the Ottawa Citizen

Feminist Moms Review of Andrea's National Womens Studies Association Keynote Address

“Andrea O’Reilly publishes new book on feminist mothering” May 31/06, Yfile

A York program opens future for pregnant teens, Jan 9, 2006

The Two Faces of Motherhood, Sept 6, 2005, Yfile

Too much hand wringing about women’s roles, May 10, 2005, Yfile

Connecting with other moms best way to cope, March 15, 2005, Yfile

The Perfect Mom, Nov 8, 2004, Yfile

“Reaching out to moms,” Oct 1, 2004, Star Ledger

“Mom's stress guide: school-aged children,” Canadian Living Magazine online

Mom's stress guide: toddlers and preschoolers,” Canadian Living Magazine online

“Expect the Best,” Sept 1, 2003, Time Magazine online

“Say you Want a Revolution,” Fall 2005, Brain, Child Magazine Online

“Bridging program celebrates 25 years,” May 26/06, Yfile

Balancing Work and Family Conference Report, March 4-6, 2005, May 31, 2005, Andrea O’Reilly

Extreme motherhood The quest for perfection hurts moms and kids, 2005, Momentum

Mothering through Toni Morrison’s eyes, March 31, 2004, YFile