Tell Me About Your Father Explicit

by Erin Hosier, Matthew Phillp and Elizabeth Thompson

Tell Me About Your Father is a podcast focused on dads, father figures and dismantling the paternal mystique. Interviews with guests reveal their relationship with the first man they ever knew, how much they didn't know about him, and the impact he's made on their lives. We aim to unpack all facets of the father - the loving, the ambivalent, the supportive, the fiscally irresponsible, the obscenely wealthy, the salt of the ea... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • S03 E01 - Daddy Issues: Dads of Summer Edition

    S03 E01 - Daddy Issues: Dads of Summer Edition Explicit

    We're kicking off a new season of our news-review show Daddy Issues! with a mega Dads of Summer edition, reviewing all of the patriarchal highs and low-lows that defined our last 3 months. From "bloated-to-loaded" theories around ...

    Sep 07 2021
    Sep 07 2021
    01:55:25
  • Season 2

  • S02 E30 - Mad Men, Don Draper, and the Daughters Who Love Them - Parts 1 & 2 (From the Archive + Updated Intro!)

    S02 E30 - Mad Men, Don Draper, and the Daughters Who Love Them - Parts 1 & 2 (From the Archive + Updated Intro!)Explicit

    * Updated, from the archives! Tell Me About Your Father is on break through August, so co-hosts Erin and Elizabeth are returning to their 2020 two-part episode on Mad Men, in which they discuss why Don Draper is one of TV's best f...

    Jul 27 2021
    Jul 27 2021
    01:55:46
  • S02 E29 - Tell Me About Your Father: Sohaila Abdulali (From the Archive + Updated Intro)

    S02 E29 - Tell Me About Your Father: Sohaila Abdulali (From the Archive + Updated Intro) Explicit

    Sohaila Abdulali, the author of What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape, talks to Erin and Matt about growing up in an eccentric, upper-class Muslim family in India and how her father played a central role her in recovery from ...

    Jul 19 2021
    Jul 19 2021
    40:29
  • S02 E28 - What Was Loveline? (From the Archive + Updated Intro!)

    S02 E28 - What Was Loveline? (From the Archive + Updated Intro!) Explicit

    **We're dipping into our fan-favorite archives this summer with one of our most-listened-to episodes from season 1: Elizabeth and Erin look back on Loveline, the popular call-in sex advice show of the late 90s that dared a generat...

    Jul 12 2021
    Jul 12 2021
    01:22:54
  • S02 E27 - Tell me About Your Father: Barbara Feldon (From the Archive!)

    S02 E27 - Tell me About Your Father: Barbara Feldon (From the Archive!) Explicit

    ** We're dipping into our fan-favorite archives this summer with one of our most-listened-to episodes from season 1: an interview with Barabara Feldon, star of Get Smart. ** The beloved star of Mel Brooks and Buck Henry's iconic t...

    Jul 05 2021
    Jul 05 2021
    56:56