Season 2, Episode 8: Gerald

 
 

episode notes:

When Gerald travelled to India to study yoga, he discovered the books of George Gurdjieff and they changed his life. Gerald takes us through many other life changing moments, including the discovery of his biological children that came about after a few years of donating sperm to a women's clinic in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

This is the seventh chapter of a big story that takes up most of Rashomon Season 2. You will hear multiple families telling every side of multiple stories, all having to do with the early days of sperm banks and how it effected the lives of the families that used them. From Season 2, Episode 2 onward, it is important to listen to them in order to get the full story.

Before you listen to this one, listen to:
S2E02: Sharon and Sammy
S2E03: Emily, Cathy and Nancy 
S2E04: Cara, Susan and Carol Ann 
S2E05: Sammy, Emily and Cara
S2E06: Rebecca, Matthew, Colette and Laura
and
S2E07: The Families Are All Right

Rashomon is produced and hosted by Hillary Rea

Thank you to Gerald Layden and Dorothy Mauer

Music in this episode is by Paul Defiglia

Podcast artwork is by Thom Lessner

Theme music is by Ryan Culinane courtesy of the Free Music Archive

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