"Anya Yurchyshyn on Making Peace with your Parents" - Oprah

"A Woman's Painful Memoir of her Dead Parents" - Boston Globe

"A Stunning New Memoir Confronts A Complicated Legacy Of Addiction, Love, And Loss - Talking with ‘My Dead Parents’ author Anya Yurchyshyn" - Nylon

"Anita's World: The Person My Mother Used to Be Before She Became an Addict" - Lenny Letter 

"Revising Your Own History: The Millions Interview with Anya Yurchyshyn" - The Millions

"The Truth About My Parents' Deaths: How a Family Memoir Became a True Crime Investigation" - Crime Reads

"For This Author, Mother's Day is an Occassion for Reckoning" (book excerpt) - Refinary29

"This Mother's Day, I'll Remember That I Discovered Joy — Not Grief — After She Died - Bustle

"I Met my Parents After They Died" - New York Post

"Non-Fiction by Non-Men: Anya Yurchyshyn" - Fiction Advocate

"Anya Yurchyshyn on the Difficulties of Writing an Honest Memoir" - Signature Reads

"7 Books that Made me Hungry to See the World - The author of My Dead Parents revisits the culturally diverse books that expanded her worldview" -


CBC's Out in the Open

NPR's Life Elsewhere

PRI's Live Wire

In 2013, I spoke with NPR's The Story about the project that became My Dead Parents: A Memoir 


CBS News: My Dead Parents: Uncovering Your Parents' Secrets