Festival of Ideas 2013 - Asparagus Syndrome - Session 14

Parenthood brings its challenges and delights in roughly equal measure, testing the capacities of the most patient among us. For the parent of an autistic child, the ups and downs can take on particular extremes. Kathy Lette’s stunning career as a columnist, novelist and screenwriter has brought international acclaim, but parenthood has delivered down-to-earth challenges common to us all.