This week, co-hosts Kate Wolf and Medaya Ocher talk to Dani Shapiro, author of the memoir Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love. They discuss how Shapiro discovered her real parentage and how that discovery shaped her understanding of herself, and her relationship to her family, her body, and her career.

Also, Sam Lipsyte returns to recommend Mark Doten’s new novel Trump Sky Alpha.