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Our Mothers Ourselves

Katie Hafner

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

Ginny Hughes, Unflappable Mom. A Conversation with Mallory WoodruffNovember 04, 2021 Episode artwork Barbara Van Dusen, the Jackpot of Moms. A Conversation With Lisa Van DusenOctober 07, 2021 Episode artwork Valerie Jarrett, Political Rock Star and Unflappable Mom. A Conversation With Laura JarrettSeptember 09, 2021 Episode artwork Benter Akoth, Determined to Educate Girls. A Conversation with Enos Magaga.August 26, 2021 Episode artwork Rita Kelly Mullan, Agent of Peaceable Change. A Conversation With Bronagh HanleyAugust 12, 2021 Episode artwork Molly Luther, Passionate Composer. A Conversation with Meg Luther LindholmJuly 29, 2021 Episode artwork Alice Davidson, Send-Back Queen. A Conversation with Sara DavidsonJuly 15, 2021 Episode artwork Elizabeth Clare Prophet, Religious Leader. A Conversation with Erin ProphetJuly 01, 2021 Episode artwork Where is Mother Mine?June 25, 2021 Episode artwork Luca Di Pietro: Creating community around food. A Conversation with Isabella Di PietroJune 20, 2021 Episode artwork Parental Alienation: When Divorcing Parents Go Too FarJune 03, 2021 Episode artwork Linda Heidenreich, A Life Fully Lived. A Conversation with Brittany ZaccagniniMay 20, 2021 Episode artwork Bernice Wachter, Mama Bear. A Conversation with Lori Wolfson and Andrea WachterMay 09, 2021 Episode artwork Lorraine Fixler -- The Long Goodbye. Sarah Kuhn on the gradual loss of the vivacious mother she once knew.April 22, 2021 Episode artwork Helene Goldstein Wolff, who saved her children from the Nazis. A conversation with Sonia Levitin April 07, 2021 Episode artwork Nicole Harrison. @AstronautAbby talks about her pragmatic, supportive momMarch 25, 2021 Episode artwork Harriet Turkle -- Sherry Turkle's Homage to her Mother, who plays a central role in "The Empathy Diaries" March 05, 2021 Episode artwork A Mother, a Daughter, and Little Choice. A Conversation about China's One-Child Policy (独生子女政策) with Simeng Dai.February 25, 2021 Episode artwork Flora Horne. "She Broke the Cycle." A Conversation with Malaika Horne and Gwen MooreFebruary 11, 2021 Episode artwork Maria Tallchief: By Turns Firebird, Cinderella, Mother, Muse. A Conversation with Elise PaschenJanuary 28, 2021 Episode artwork Lea Alcott's Unerring Support for her Daughter's Golf Passion. A Conversation with Amy AlcottJanuary 14, 2021 Episode artwork Anne Morrow Lindbergh -- "You'll Have the Sky." A Conversation with Reeve LindberghDecember 31, 2020 Episode artwork One of our favorite episodes: Julie Andrews -- She is Our Sunshine. A Conversation with Emma Walton HamiltonDecember 24, 2020 Episode artwork Tanjeet Basra. Indian Matchmaking and the evolution of a marriage. A Conversation with Gurki BasraDecember 06, 2020 Episode artwork David Whyte's mother, the lyrical Mary O'Sullivan, whose love radiated like the sun itself.November 27, 2020 Episode artwork