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Interviews, essays, reporting and discussion from the home of the best longform stories on the web.


Someone Called Mother: A Reading by Marcia Aldrich and Jill Talbot

Marcia Aldrich and Jill Talbot read their essay Someone Called Mother, about the secret selfs their mothers maintained up to and beyond their deaths.

This episode is a production of Longreads and Charts & Leisure, produced by Jason Oberholtzer, with help from Whitney Donaldson and Krista Stevens. Hosted by Catherine Cusick. 

Mixed and scored with original music by Jason Oberholtzer and Michael Simonelli.

Recorded at BARN Media Arts Studio and at KNTU at University of North Texas in Denton.

Longreads' theme music was written and performed by Brian Donohoe.


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