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Joel L.A. Peterson

Joel L.A. Peterson, 52, was adopted from Korea when he was 6, before international adoption was common. In his book, Dreams of My Mothers , he draws on his unique circumstances and how his experiences growing up inform current national discussion about race, culture and what it means to be American.

Joel Peterson

Being a Real Man: Lessons From My Dad

An adopted son struggled to find his place
June 18, 2015
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