Hermann Knaus 60 Jahre alt
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Nachlass Hans Jakob Gerster
As health minister, she introduced the right to have an abortion into France.
Hermann Knaus realised what had been riddling generations of scientists before him: how is the female cycle controlled? Which days are fertile, which infertile? His day-counting method can be used either way.
MUVS Vienna is reaching out to obtain photographs that illustrate the critical situation of a woman with an unwanted pregnancy in a realistic way. Photographers are invited to grapple with the difficult topic of unwanted pregnancy and abortion in a creative way.
As late as 2002, abortion on demand during the first three months of pregnancy was legalized in Switzerland – some 25 years after Austria and Germany.