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Cabbage Fairy Conversations

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Cabbage Fairy Conversations
29 min2016 JUL 4
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In which Brooke Berman and Elissa Strauss answer our questions and discuss the challenges facing mothers in the industry, the representation of motherhood in film and television, the need to politicize childcare, and the pitching process.

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"We are finally at a time when motherhood is deemed worthy of art," says Elissa as she recommends some pretty great books:
Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson
Little Labors by Rivka Galchen
On Immunity: An Inoculation by Eula Biss