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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

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 Alison Aucoin’s mother, Lynn Evans. The Facebook Post about one Covid death that stands for 404,689 in the U.S. – 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