243 episodes

An interview podcast about why we are the way we are by comedian, author and campaigner Sofie Hagen, co-host of Bad People on BBC Sounds and Secret Dinosaur Cult and author of 'Happy Fat'.

Who Hurt You‪?‬ Sofie Hagen

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 120 Ratings

An interview podcast about why we are the way we are by comedian, author and campaigner Sofie Hagen, co-host of Bad People on BBC Sounds and Secret Dinosaur Cult and author of 'Happy Fat'.

    Forensic Psychotherapist Dr Gwen Adshead - Working with murderers, empathy, gender and violence

    Forensic Psychotherapist Dr Gwen Adshead - Working with murderers, empathy, gender and violence

    Sofie talks to Dr Gwen Adshead about meeting people in the middle of their stories, attachment, working with violent patients, evil states of mind, shadow sides, cruelty, mistakes, gender, identity, group therapy, life development studies, Broadmoor, and rehabilitation.

    Content Warning:  COVID, mental health, postnatal depression, violence, murder, therapy, medicine, prisons, trauma, hospitals, arson, stalking, domestic violence, intimate partner violence, abuse, refugees, death, bereavement, sexual abuse, child abuse, holocaust, "the final solution", substance use, intoxication

    The Devil You Know: Stories of Human Cruelty and Compassion by Gwen Adshead and Eileen Horne: https://www.waterstones.com/book/the-devil-you-know/gwen-adshead/eileen-horne/9780571357604

    Produced by Dave Pickering

    Sofie Hagen online:
    Twitter: @SofieHagen
    Facebook: facebook.com/sofiehagen.komiker
    Web: sofiehagen.com
    Instagram: @sofiehagendk
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/sofiehagen)

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Attorney Rabia Chaudry - The Adnan Case, justice and resilience

    Attorney Rabia Chaudry - The Adnan Case, justice and resilience

    Sofie talks to Rabia Chaudry about boundaries, saying no, marriage, shame, courage, Serial, advocacy, podcasts, law school, innocence cases, faith, justice, navigating trolls, true crime, change, activism, and getting religious inspiration from female scholars.

    Content Warning:  COVID, criminal justice system, medical system, death, bereavement, therapy, emotional and physical abuse, domestic violence, intimate partner violence, abusive relationships, violence, physical violence, cycles of abuse and violence, childhood trauma, murder, prison, 9-11, Islamophobia, burnout, online abuse, mental health issues, Trump, racism, poverty, sexual assault

    Produced by Dave Pickering

    Sofie Hagen online:
    Twitter: @SofieHagen
    Facebook: facebook.com/sofiehagen.komiker
    Web: sofiehagen.com
    Instagram: @sofiehagendk
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/sofiehagen)

    • 49 min
    Comedian David Morgan - Coming out as nonbinary, rejection and mental health

    Comedian David Morgan - Coming out as nonbinary, rejection and mental health

    Sofie talks to David Morgan about Magic Mike Live, performing, dating, rejection, heartbreak, charisma, boundaries, coping mechanisms, gender identity, not being a boy, coming out, experimentation, change, comfort, and not knowing left from right.

    Content Warning:  COVID, disassociation, social anxiety, sex, sexuality, negative self image, insecurity, addiction, mania, dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, ADHD, worrying, panic, grief, alcohol, therapy, misgendering, transphobia, homophobia, fatphobia, weight loss, anxiety, depression, trauma

    Produced by Dave Pickering

    Sofie Hagen online:
    Twitter: @SofieHagen
    Facebook: facebook.com/sofiehagen.komiker
    Web: sofiehagen.com
    Instagram: @sofiehagendk
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/sofiehagen)

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Fat Activist Tigress Osborn - Fat parties, questioning the system and The National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance

    Fat Activist Tigress Osborn - Fat parties, questioning the system and The National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance

    Sofie talks to Tigress Osborn about race, fat activism, intersectionality, The Fat Underground, books and media that have changed her perspective, NAAFA, The Bay Area, talk shows, fat media representation and fat people dancing.

    Content Warning:  COVID, slavery, fatphobia, racism, diet industry, trauma, weight loss surgery

    Produced by Dave Pickering

    Sofie Hagen online:
    Twitter: @SofieHagen
    Facebook: facebook.com/sofiehagen.komiker
    Web: sofiehagen.com
    Instagram: @sofiehagendk
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/sofiehagen)

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Actor Andi Osho - Trusting the world, writing novels and body/mind connection

    Actor Andi Osho - Trusting the world, writing novels and body/mind connection

    Sofie talks to Andi Osho about writing her novel Asking For A Friend, her relationship with time, being present, inspiration, boundaries, friendship, thinking, acting, dating, letting parents off the hook,  Frozen, and googling 100 words for "said".

    Content Warning: trauma, therapy, somatic experience therapy, depression, guilt, absent parents, negative self-worth, overthinking, anger, shame, OCD, breakups

    Asking For A Friend: https://www.waterstones.com/book/asking-for-a-friend/andi-osho/9780008245795

    Creative Sauce With Andi Osho: https://www.andiosho.co.uk/creative-sauce-podcast/

    Produced by Dave Pickering

    Sofie Hagen online:
    Twitter: @SofieHagen
    Facebook: facebook.com/sofiehagen.komiker
    Web: sofiehagen.com
    Instagram: @sofiehagendk
    Support the show (http://www.patreon.com/sofiehagen)

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Fat Activist Aubrey Gordon - Purity activism, fatness and authenticity

    Fat Activist Aubrey Gordon - Purity activism, fatness and authenticity

    Sofie talks to Aubrey Gordon about her book What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat, her podcast Maintenance Phase, becoming un-anonymous, talking into microphones, self deception, f*****g up hard, consensus based decisions, change, anger, and her childhood bathroom scales.

    Content Warning: COVID, fatphobia, diet culture, trauma, discomfort, racism, transphobia, harassment, misogyny, white supremacist movements, homophobia, death threats, mental health issues

    What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/645819/what-we-dont-talk-about-when-we-talk-about-fat-by-aubrey-gordon/

    Maintenance Phase: http://maintenancephase.com/

    Produced by Dave Pickering

    Sofie Hagen online:
    Twitter: @SofieHagen
    Facebook: facebook.com/sofiehagen.komiker
    Web: sofiehagen.com
    Instagram: @sofiehagendk
    Support the show

    • 1 hr 23 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
120 Ratings

120 Ratings

marybeth m. ,

Wonderful.

Sofie has a finger on the pulse of what’s needed. So grateful for this very thoughtful & provoking podcast.

intuition holy spirit ,

It is good!!

You are good!! I’m loving your way!🙏 keep it up❣️

xxautiexx ,

Funny & Informative

So good! I’ve listened to 3 episodes so far and I can’t wait to hear more. Genius!

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