We know Mother’s day was last week. However, there are times when it’s necessary to extend that thanks beyond one day. This segment of Radio Chipstone is about one of those times. Contributor gianofer fields shares a letter, written 30 years ago from a daughter named Liz to her mother Ellen.
About the Host:
gianofer (JON nah fer) fields is an Art Historian and Material Culture contributor and curates the Radio Chipstone series. The project is hosted by the School of Human Ecology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and funded by the Chipstone Foundation; a decorative arts foundation whose mission is preserving and interpreting their collection, as well as stimulating research and education in the decorative arts.
About the Guest:
On Mother’s Day. Liz shared a slightly embarrassing video of her mother on FB. Her mother’s comment?: “NO!!!!”
Image: Photograph from Liz Wermcrantz.
This segment comes from the Radio Chipstone Archives on WUWM Milwaukee Public Radio. See here.