Commentary Strange Fruit

You saw them on stage at the Oscars, looking stunning and accepting awards for their phenomenal work on the film “Moonlight.” But did you know that before they made it to the Academy Awards, Janelle Monáe and Tarell Alvin McCraney were each guests on Strange Fruit?

This week, we’re reaching into our archives to listen back to those two conversations.


Tarell Alvin McCraney

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Laura is the producer of Strange Fruit, a weekly talk show focusing on race and gender, and oversees WFPL's Curious Louisville project.