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StoryCorps Shorts

Premiere Date: August 9, 2012



PBS Broadcast: August 24, 2010


Joshua Littman, a 12-year-old boy with Asperger’s syndrome, interviews his mother, Sarah. Joshua's unique questions and Sarah’s loving, unguarded answers reveal a relationship that reminds us of the best — and the most challenging — parts of being a mother. Q&A will be broadcast before The Edge of Dreaming and after Wo Ai Ni Mommy. (4 minutes) See more features related to Q&A. (3 minutes)

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Until Nov. 28, 2017

At first I thought a cartoon might diminish the impact of the StoryCorps interviews, make it seem cheap or silly. But I love this one of Joshua Littman. The animation just brought me right into more and made me feel it. Brought tears to my eyes. I love what you're doing.”

— Jennifer, Viewer

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