When her therapist crossed the line, Julianna Baggott was confused by her reactions: interest, self-pity and glee. What did it mean to catch an authority figure performing a misdeed? How would that misdeed shift the balance of power in their doctor-patient relationship?

On this week’s Modern Love podcast, the Oscar-nominated actress Isabelle Huppert reads Ms. Baggott’s revelatory essay, “Playing Role Reversal With My Therapist.”

Ms. Huppert stars in the thriller “Greta,” in theaters now. Ms. Baggott is a novelist, essayist and poet. She is the author of more than 20 books. Stay tuned after the reading to hear more from her and the Modern Love editor Daniel Jones.

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