Recently on Fresh Air:

Jun 24, 2017
Fresh Air Weekend: Roxane Gay And Sherman Alexie

This weekend we talk with the authors of two new memoirs: Gay's Hunger is the book "she wanted to write the least." And Alexie's You Don't Have to Say You Love Me is about growing up on a reservation.

Jun 23, 2017
Garish Melodrama Becomes Universal Tragedy 'The Beguiled'

Sofia Coppola has taken a 1971 Southern Gothic psychodrama directed by a man and remade it from a female perspective — and the result is powerful.

Jun 23, 2017
Chuck Berry's Final Recordings Are Fresh And Forward-Looking

Berry, who died in March at the age of 90, left behind an album of new material, his first such collection since 1979. Rejecting nostalgia, Berry's last project is interesting and energetic.

Jun 23, 2017
Guitarist Nels Cline On 'Lovers,' An Album 25 Years In The Making

Cline's Lovers is a collection of lushly arranged versions of American popular songs, covers and originals. He says it's a "mood-music record" that isn't "cheesy." Originally broadcast Sept. 8, 2016.

Jun 22, 2017
'GLOW' And 'Prime Suspect': Two TV Series You Won't Want To Miss

In both of these period pieces — one set in the 1970s, the other in the 1980s — women have it tough, whether they're wrestling with their demons, or actually wrestling.

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