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Over the past eight years, America has come to know and love First Lady Michelle Obama. She even has a higher approval rating than the president. And as the world prepares to say goodbye to the first family, a new book, "The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on Iconic First Lady and How Her Journey Inspires Our Own," pays tribute to Obama.
Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with editor and John S. Knight fellow Veronica Chambers (@vvchambers) and contributor Sarah Lewis (@sarahelizalewis), a professor at Harvard University, about the first lady.
This segment aired on January 12, 2017.