During an in-depth conversation with Oprah, former first lady Michelle Obama explains why she decided to share her deeply personal story so candidly in her upcoming memoir, Becoming
. "I don't want young people to look at me here and now, as Michelle Obama, and think, 'Well, she never had it rough. She never had challenges; she never had fears,'" she says.
Tune in to the primetime special Oprah Winfrey Presents: Becoming Michelle Obama
on Thursday, November 15, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on OWN.
Plus, listen to the extended, unedited conversation between Oprah and Michelle Obama on Oprah's podcast Oprah's Super Soul Conversations
. Part 1 will be available Thursday, November 15, and Part 2 will be available Monday, November 19. You can find both on Apple Podcasts
. In addition, the full interview will be streamed on Oprah's Facebook on Sunday, November 18, at 11 a.m. ET/PT.
Oprah's New Book Club Pick: Becoming, by Michelle Obama
Michelle Obama's memoir, Becoming
, is the latest selection for Oprah's Book Club. Order your copy of Becoming
online at Amazon.com/oprahsbookclub
or Apple Books
, or pick it up at your local bookstore or library. Visit Oprah.com/BookClub
to learn more about the book.