Andrew Solomon: The Stories of Who We Are

Andrew Solomon: The Stories of Who We Are

Andrew Solomon: The Stories of Who We Are

Everything Happens with Kate Bowler - July 30, 2019 - 30:54

Writer Andrew Solomon never felt like he fit in. But studying other communities that celebrate differences transformed his sense of belonging and his parenting. Which aspects of our kids should we attempt to change and which need to be celebrated? Andrew and Kate discuss what it's like to be different from our family, find our people, and love our kids across difference.CW: Homophobia, disabilityFor show notes, the transcript, and discussion questions:

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Are you living your best life now? Not always? This is a podcast for you. Duke Professor Kate Bowler is an expert in the stories we tell about success and failure, suffering and happiness. She had Stage IV cancer. Then she didn’t. And since then, all she wants to do is talk to funny and wise people about how to live with the knowledge that, well, everything happens. Find her online at @katecbowler.