Jessica Yu — Garden of the Lost and Abandoned: The Extraordinary Story of One Ordinary Woman and the Children She Saves

Premiere DateNov 9, 2017
00:00 Book Talk Opening
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00:27 (Filler) — Ostra — Yumi Zouma
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00:32 Book Talk Opening Mic Break: Kory French
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02:18 (Filler) — Ostra (Cont’d) — Yumi Zouma
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04:26 Episode Intro: Kory French
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06:41 (Filler) — Depth (Pt. II) — Yumi Zouma
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06:52 Episode Intro: Kory French (Cont’d)
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06:41 (Filler) — Depth (Pt. II) (Cont’d) — Yumi Zouma
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09:35 Depth (Pt. I) — Yumi Zouma
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12:20 Interview with Jessica Yu Part 1
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23:04 Gabriel — Yumi Zouma
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25:49 Interview with Jessica Yu Part 2
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37:33 A, Memory— Yumi Zouma
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41:11 Book Talk Outro: Kory French
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43:17 Us, Together — Yumi Zouma
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46:58 End
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The problem by most lights is overwhelming: at least 5,000 children live on the streets of Uganda’s capital city of Kampala. Some forget the names of their villages. The youngest may not know the names of their parents. But Gladys Kalibbala—part journalist, part detective, part Good Samaritan—does not hesitate to dive into difficult or even dangerous situations to aid a child. Jessica Yu delivers an acutely observed story of this hard-nosed and warmhearted woman, the children she helps, and the twists of fate they experience together.

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Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…

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