Ann Fessler: "The Girls Who Went Away" (Penguin Press) (Rebroadcast)
An adoptee tells the story of her quest to find her birth mother. She's joined by two women who surrendered their babies in the decades before Roe v. Wade.
a professor of photography at the Rhode Island School of Design and a specialist in video-installation art.
President, Gateway Press; Author, "Soul Connection: Memoir of a Birthmother's Healing Journey;" surrendered her daughter in 1961 at age 21
director of case management, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore; surrendered her son at age 17