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Our Mothers Ourselves

Katie Hafner

Once a week, Katie Hafner -- longtime New York Times reporter and author of "Mother Daughter Me" -- interviews the offspring of one extraordinary mother. The concept is simple. And sometimes simple turns profound.

Recent Episodes

David Whyte's mother, the lyrical Mary O'Sullivan, whose love radiated like the sun itself.November 27, 2020 Episode artwork Alison Aucoin’s mother, Lynn Evans. The Facebook Post about one Covid death that stands for 262,673 – and counting.November 22, 2020 Episode artwork Rita Waterman, Soul Mother. A conversation with Ariel LeveNovember 15, 2020 Episode artwork Liz Mitchell – Manual Not Included. A Conversation with Biz Mitchell.November 07, 2020 Episode artwork "What Would Betta Do?" Betta Ehrenfeld – A Gracious Southern Lady with an opinion or two...or three...November 01, 2020 Episode artwork Costanza Pascolato – Fashion Icon. A Conversation with Consuelo Blocker (Uma conversa com Consuelo Blocker)October 24, 2020 Episode artwork Audre Lorde's The Cancer Journals, 40 years on. A conversation with Elizabeth Lorde-RollinsOctober 10, 2020 Episode artwork Julie Andrews – She Is Our Sunshine – An Interview with Emma Walton HamiltonOctober 04, 2020 Episode artwork Alice Waters of Chez Panisse – Cooking is an Act of Love. A Conversation with Fanny SingerSeptember 26, 2020 Episode artwork Celia Amster Bader – "The Bravest and Strongest Person I Have Known." - RBGSeptember 21, 2020 Episode artwork Erin Brockovich Redux -- Where *did* she get that gumption?September 13, 2020 Episode artwork Geraldine Ferraro, Part Two -- Trailblazer. A Conversation with Donna ZaccaroSeptember 06, 2020 Episode artwork Geraldine Ferraro, Part One – Trailblazer for Kamala Harris. An interview with Donna ZaccaroAugust 30, 2020 Episode artwork Rhoda Barney Jenkins -- What do you do when Elizabeth Cady Stanton happens to be your great-grandmother?August 23, 2020 Episode artwork Bella Abzug -- A Woman's Place is in The House. A Conversation with Liz Abzug.August 18, 2020 Episode artwork Kathleen Collins -- Lost Love Part 2. Critical edition.August 08, 2020 Episode artwork Kathleen Collins -- Lost Love. An Interview with Nina CollinsAugust 02, 2020 Episode artwork Gloria Blythe's Invisible Love for Her Children, and Her Less Invisible Passion for the Tar HeelsJuly 26, 2020 Episode artwork Lillian Yonally -- World War II WASP -- "Why choose a man over a plane?"July 12, 2020 Episode artwork Erin Brockovich has her mom, B.J. Pattee, to thank for her "stick-to-itive-ness." July 04, 2020 Episode artwork Michiko Miki Gorman: New York City and Boston Marathon winner. A Conversation with Danielle Mika NagelJune 28, 2020 Episode artwork Talmadge E. King Sr.: "If Your Father Builds a Wooden House..."June 20, 2020 Episode artwork Marsha Emanuel, mother of Ezekiel, Ari, and Rahm EmanuelJune 16, 2020 Episode artwork Athena Linos (Αθηνά Λινού) -- Paying It Forward (Twice Over)June 07, 2020 Episode artwork Helen Stark -- How Did She Pull That Off?May 31, 2020 Episode artwork