Next Broadcast:

'Transparent' Creator Jill Soloway
The new Amazon original series "Transparent" stars Jeffrey Tambor as a 70 year-old who comes out to his adult children as transgender. Terry Gross talks with the series creator, Jill Soloway. The show is based in part on her experience with her transgender parent.

Thu, Oct 30, 2014 -- 1:00pm

Recently on Fresh Air:

Oct 29, 2014
With New Campaign Finance Rules, You Can't Really Follow The Money

Campaign finance rules allow some groups to not disclose their donors. The New York Times' Nick Confessore says there could be "influence peddling ... because we can't see the money changing hands."

Oct 29, 2014
The Incredible Story Of Chilean Miners Rescued From The 'Deep Down Dark'

Hector Tobar had exclusive access to the 33 miners to report his new book detailing the claustrophobic horror they faced when they were trapped for 69 days in 2010. The result is a doozy.

Oct 28, 2014
The Mysterious Case of Arthur Conley, Otis Redding's Protege

Singer Conley had a number of hits before disappearing in the '70s, a few years after his mentor Redding died in a plane crash. So where did he go? To Europe, where he changed his name.

Oct 28, 2014
A Candid Memoir From Comedian Amy Poehler? 'Yes Please'

Poehler joins Fresh Air's Terry Gross to talk about fighting the body image "demon," being a "world-class snooper" and how she was once told that she had a "great face for wigs."

Oct 25, 2014
Fresh Air Weekend: Ed Norton, Nostaglic DVD Releases, America's Test Kitchen

Norton talks about making Birdman; new box-set DVD releases are aimed at baby boomers and Gen X-ers; The Cook's Illustrated Meat Book gives tips on how to shop for, store, season and cook meat.

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