According to psychologist Janna Malamud Smith, mothers are motivated above all by an instinct to protect their children – even before they get the many messages of "mother-blame" prevalent in our society. She joins Diane to present her new book, subtitled "Mother Love and the Power of Fear".

Guests

  • Janna Malamud Smith author and psychologist

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Rita Dove: “Collected Poems: 1974 – 2004”

Thursday, May 05 2016Rita Dove's poetry career has spanned more than forty years. During that time she won a Pulitzer Prize and became the first African-American poet laureate of the United States. Now she's released a new edition of collected works. Rita Dove on a life lived in verse.