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Strange Fruit

By Louisville Public Media

Jaison Gardner and Dr. Kaila Story talk race, gender, and LGBTQ issues, from politics to pop culture. A new episode every week, from Louisville Public Media.

  1. 1.
    Strange Fruit: Your Auntie’s Vintage Fur Is More Than Just A Coat01/18/2019
    45:12
  2. 2.
    Strange Fruit #276: Happy Birthday, Kaila!01/11/2019
    37:15
  3. 3.
    Strange Fruit #275: How The Jezebel Trope Hurts Us All01/04/2019
    55:10
  4. 4.
    Strange Fruit: Comic Sampson McCormick On Breaking Barriers12/24/2018
    54:23
  5. 5.
    Strange Fruit #273: Are You A Transgender Ally Even When It's Not Easy?12/14/2018
    34:16
  6. 6.
    Strange Fruit #272: 'Why Is My Wheelchair A Negative?'12/07/2018
    32:54
  7. 7.
    Strange Fruit #271: Looking Forward On World AIDS Day11/30/2018
    55:19
  8. 8.
    Strange Fruit #270: Flamin' Hot Cheetos And Menthol Smokes11/25/2018
    36:43
  1. 9.
    Strange Fruit #269: When Your Moms Are White (And You're Not)11/17/2018
    43:46
  2. 10.
    Strange Fruit #268: Yes, We're Still Talking About Who Can Say The N-Word11/10/2018
    26:59
  3. 11.
    Strange Fruit #267: Getting Away With Murder?11/09/2018
    28:04
  4. 12.
    Strange Fruit #266: Strange Fruit: A Bloodcurdling Conversation With 'Dracula' Actors10/27/2018
    33:29
  5. 13.
    Strange Fruit #265: A Conversation With LGBTQ Historian David Williams 10/22/2018
    38:04
  6. 14.
    Strange Fruit #264: 'Hey Fren!' Internet Sensation Zoie Fenty10/15/2018
    36:54
  7. 15.
    Strange Fruit #263: How Where You Live In Louisville Affects Your Grocery Bill10/08/2018
    39:42
  8. 16.
    Strange Fruit #263: 'Rape Jokes' Comic Cameron Esposito09/30/2018
    39:42
  9. 17.
    Strange Fruit: On Queen Sugar, Pie Is More Than Just Pie09/21/2018
    35:26
  10. 18.
    Strange Fruit #260: Sam Sanders Gives Us A Minute09/15/2018
    35:56
  11. 19.
    Strange Fruit #259: With Allies Like These...09/07/2018
    39:20
  12. 20.
    Strange Fruit #258: What's It Like To Answer Racist 911 Calls?08/31/2018
    36:09
  13. 21.
    Strange Fruit #256: Toxic Black Fatherhood On TV08/24/2018
    41:53
  14. 22.
    Strange Fruit #255: It's Funny Because It's True (A Conversation With Dylan Marron)08/17/2018
    38:04
  15. 23.
    Strange Fruit #254: Expanding The Definition Of 'American Boys'08/03/2018
    41:59
  16. 24.
    Strange Fruit #253: Honestly We'd Be Eating Chocolate Anyway07/27/2018
    30:47
  17. 25.
    Strange Fruit: A Conversation With 'Pose' Co-Creator Steven Canals07/20/2018
    28:35
  18. 26.
    Strange Fruit #251: Greeting Cards That Look Like Us07/13/2018
    40:11
  19. 27.
    Strange Fruit #250: Ricky Jones on James Baldwin (and Tucker Carlson)07/06/2018
    39:26
  20. 28.
    Strange Fruit #249: How Watermelons Became A Racist Trope06/29/2018
    31:15
  21. 29.
    Strange Fruit #248: Darnell Moore's Memoir Tells The Story Of A Gay Black Survivor06/22/2018
    37:45
  22. 30.
    Strange Fruit #247: Matthew Charles, Rehabilitated Then Re-Incarcerated06/15/2018
    33:46
  23. 31.
    Strange Fruit #246: Whose Job Is It To Make Sure Louisville Seniors Don't Live With Bedbugs?06/10/2018
    25:59
  24. 32.
    Strange Fruit #245: Homegirl Box Delivers Women's History06/01/2018
    38:44
  25. 33.
    Strange Fruit #244: Reading Books, Living With Your Parents, Doing Your Civic Duty05/25/2018
    45:58
  26. 34.
    Strange Fruit 243: ‘Flying While Fat & Black’05/16/2018
    38:39
  27. 35.
    Strange Fruit #242: White Guys Teaching White Guys To Be Less Racist05/12/2018
    39:15
  28. 36.
    Strange Fruit 241: In Search Of Big Freedia05/04/2018
    39:38
  29. 37.
    Strange Fruit #240: Juicy Fruit News Round-Up04/28/2018
    46:48
  30. 38.
    Strange Fruit #235: Mistress Velvet, The Dominatrix With A Syllabus03/09/2018
    43:32
  31. 39.
    Strange Fruit #234: Is The Black Barbershop A Safe Space For Queer Men?03/02/2018
    37:26
  32. 40.
    Strange Fruit #233: DO NOT LISTEN UNTIL YOU'VE SEEN 'BLACK PANTHER'02/23/2018
    36:20
  33. 41.
    Strange Fruit #232: A Conversation With Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's Mom02/16/2018
    33:51
  34. 42.
    Strange Fruit #231: Art Show Imagines The Future As Female02/10/2018
    47:38
  35. 43.
    Strange Fruit #230: Is There A "One-Drop Rule" Of Sexual Fluidity?02/04/2018
    46:15
  36. 44.
    Strange Fruit #229: Racial Trauma And Mental Health01/26/2018
    45:57
  37. 45.
    Strange Fruit #228: 'White Racism' College Course Prompts... White Racism01/22/2018
    36:11
  38. 46.
    Strange Fruit #227: With Your Family Around You, You're Never Alone01/12/2018
    39:23
  39. 47.
    Strange Fruit #226: New Year, Fresh Fruit!01/05/2018
    43:49
  40. 48.
    Strange Fruit #225: 'Black Elitism' And Anti-Blackness On TV12/29/2017
    37:58
  41. 49.
    Strange Fruit #224: Empathy For White Kids, Suspicion For Kids Of Color12/22/2017
    33:07
  42. 50.
    Strange Fruit #223: Black Queer Bodies Are Not For White Consumption12/15/2017
    40:29
  43. 51.
    Strange Fruit: Suffragettes Were The First #WhiteFeminists12/10/2017
    31:29
  44. 52.
    Strange Fruit #221: Addressing America's Racial 'Sleep Gap'12/01/2017
    49:47
  45. 53.
    Strange Fruit #220: Your Body Type Does Not Determine Your Gender Role11/25/2017
    36:18
  46. 54.
    Strange Fruit #219: Behind The Scenes With Actors Theatre's 'Skeleton Crew'11/19/2017
    37:20
  47. 55.
    Strange Fruit #218: Sports! They're In The News11/10/2017
    34:13
  48. 56.
    Coming Soon on Strange Fruit: Sports! They are a thing in the news11/07/2017
    0:29
  49. 57.
    Strange Fruit #217: Bisexual Visibility In A Non-Binary World11/03/2017
    41:18
  50. 58.
    Strange Fruit #216: That Ghost Was Not A 'Mistress'10/27/2017
    48:09
  51. 59.
    Strange Fruit #215: A Conversation With 'Me Too' Originator Tarana Burke10/20/2017
    24:07
  52. 60.
    Strange Fruit #214: What It Means To Be Out In 201710/14/2017
    38:45
  53. 61.
    Strange Fruit #213: Transphobia Is Such A Drag10/06/2017
    30:09
  54. 62.
    Strange Fruit #212: Parenting While Black and Queer09/19/2017
    31:01
  55. 63.
    Strange Fruit #211: What Does DACA Repeal Mean For Louisville's Young Immigrants?09/15/2017
    30:02
  56. 64.
    Strange Fruit #210: Tea AND Shade To Those Who Co-Opt Black Gay Culture09/08/2017
    27:39
  57. 65.
    Strange Fruit #209: How 'Open TV' Is Changing Who Gets To Make Television09/01/2017
    34:35
  58. 66.
    Strange Fruit #208: Museum Celebrates "The Ordinary Extraordinary Colored Girl"08/28/2017
    26:25
  59. 67.
    Strange Fruit #207: Some Places Are Not For Straight People08/18/2017
    25:22
  60. 68.
    Strange Fruit #206: "Queen Sugar" Actor Brian Michael Smith On Being Trans In Show Business08/11/2017
    37:54
  61. 69.
    Strange Fruit #205: New Leadership At A Legendary Regional Institution08/04/2017
    36:47
  62. 70.
    Strange Fruit #204: Documentary Series Lets Trans People Tell Their Own Stories07/28/2017
    33:08
  63. 71.
    Idina Menzel07/27/2017
    9:59
  64. 72.
    Strange Fruit #203: Juicy Fruit News Roundup!07/21/2017
    34:49
  65. 73.
    Strange Fruit #202: Race And Racism In Covering The Drug Crisis07/14/2017
    33:55
  66. 74.
    Strange Fruit #201: "No Fats, No Femmes," and the Politics of Desirability07/07/2017
    26:57
  67. 75.
    Strange Fruit: Our 200th Episode!06/23/2017
    1:13:56
  68. 76.
    Strange Fruit: What Are Your Favorite Pride Moments in LGBT History?06/16/2017
    35:14
  69. 77.
    Strange Fruit: Rapper Fly Young Red On The Inspiration Behind "Lorraine"06/09/2017
    36:08
  70. 78.
    Strange Fruit #199: Ten Years Of Celebrating LBGT Students At UofL06/02/2017
    31:29
  71. 79.
    Strange Fruit #198: Mark Anthony Neal On Black Masculinity & Rompers05/26/2017
    31:09
  72. 80.
    Strange Fruit #197: Yes We DO Look Nice Today!05/19/2017
    33:07
  73. 81.
    Strange Fruit #196: A Very Special Mother's Day Show05/12/2017
    47:03
  74. 82.
    Coming Soon On Strange Fruit: Mother's Day!05/11/2017
    0:29
  75. 83.
    Strange Fruit #195: After 18 Years, Hip-Hop Feminist Joan Morgan Is Still Breaking It Down05/05/2017
    37:54
  76. 84.
    Strange Fruit #194: Rainbows & Roses Soirée Is A Derby Party With A Special LGBTQ Cause05/01/2017
    32:29
  77. 85.
    Strange Fruit #193: Policing Gender Performance04/22/2017
    29:58
  78. 86.
    Strange Fruit #192: A Strange News Round-Up04/17/2017
    27:49
  79. 87.
    Strange Fruit #191: Pepsi Solved Racism!04/07/2017
    32:01
  80. 88.
    Strange Fruit #190: Maxine Waters Take The Wheel04/01/2017
    26:49
  81. 89.
    Strange Fruit #189: What It Means To Be Black, Gay, and Christian03/24/2017
    36:23
  82. 90.
    Strange Fruit #188: Leak Your Own Nudes?03/17/2017
    19:09
  83. 91.
    Strange Fruit #187: Moonlight's Janelle Monáe and Tarell McCraney03/11/2017
    31:47
  84. 92.
    Strange Fruit #186: A Conversation With Bravo's Andy Cohen03/03/2017
    28:16
  85. 93.
    Strange Fruit #185: What It Means To Be A Professional Black Girl02/24/2017
    27:18
  86. 94.
    COMING SOON: Yaba Blay on Being a #ProfessionalBlackGirl02/22/2017
    0:30
  87. 95.
    Strange Fruit #184: Beyoncé, the Grammys, and Adele's Black Friends02/17/2017
    26:46
  88. 96.
    This Week On Strange Fruit: Adele's Black Friends02/17/2017
    0:30
  89. 97.
    Strange Fruit #183: What Just Happened???02/10/2017
    28:13
  90. 98.
    Strange Fruit #182: Celebrating Anne Braden's Birthday07/29/2016
    26:50
  91. 99.
    Strange Fruit #181: "You Can't Swim!" Paddle Boarding While Black07/22/2016
    28:01
  92. 100.
    Strange Fruit #180: Reflections On Three Summers Of Black Lives Matter07/15/2016
    29:49
  93. 101.
    Strange Fruit #179: The Same Conversation07/09/2016
    29:29
  94. 102.
    Strange Fruit #178: Violence Against LGBTQ People Of Color Is Part Of U.S. Makeup07/01/2016
    29:48
  95. 103.
    Strange Fruit #177: Governor Matt Bevin... Can he do that?06/25/2016
    29:29
  96. 104.
    Strange Fruit #176: Faith After Violence06/19/2016
    29:29
  97. 105.
    Strange Fruit #175: What The Brock Turner Case Says About Race & Justice06/11/2016
    29:29
  98. 106.
    Strange Fruit #174: Race & Racism In The Gorilla Pit Conversation06/04/2016
    29:29
  99. 107.
    Strange Fruit #173: What If You Use A Wheelchair & You Need An STD Test?05/27/2016
    29:29
  100. 108.
    Strange Fruit: "Laocoon" Sculpture Unites Fat Albert, Police Shootings, and Greek Mythology05/21/2016
    28:33
  101. 109.
    Strange Fruit #171: Louisville's Food Access Divide05/13/2016
    29:29
  102. 110.
    Strange Fruit #170: The Consequences Of Anti-Transgender Bathroom Laws05/05/2016
    29:29
  103. 111.
    Strange Fruit #169: Unpacking the Symbolism in Beyoncé's "Lemonade"04/29/2016
    58:59
  104. 112.
    Strange Fruit #168: Harriet Tubman on the Twenty?04/22/2016
    29:29
  105. 113.
    Doc Sums Up Our Reaction to the Harriet Tubman Twenties04/22/2016
    0:04
  106. 114.
    Strange Fruit #167: What Gender Does Facebook Think You Are?04/16/2016
    29:29
  107. 115.
    Strange Fruit #166: Inside the Minds Of Angry White Men04/08/2016
    29:29
  108. 116.
    Privilege Check: A Conversation About Invisible Advantages04/04/2016
    50:57
  109. 117.
    Strange Fruit #165: "Lipstick Wars" Brings Women to the Slam Poetry Stage03/26/2016
    29:29
  110. 118.
    Strange Fruit #164: Marley Dias and the Search for #1000BlackGirlBooks03/20/2016
    29:29
  111. 119.
    Strange Fruit #163: The Case Against the West Louisville FoodPort03/11/2016
    29:29
  112. 120.
    Strange Fruit #162: Three More Trump Protesters Tell Their Stories03/04/2016
    29:29
  113. 121.
    BONUS FRUIT: Shiya Nwanguma, Louisville Protester At Center Of Trump Rally Video, Speaks Out03/03/2016
    16:46
  114. 122.
    Strange Fruit #161: Garth Greenwell Finds Dignity in "Despised" Queer Spaces02/26/2016
    29:29
  115. 123.
    Strange Fruit #160: What's a Food Port? And What Will It Do for West Louisville?02/19/2016
    29:30
  116. 124.
    Strange Fruit #159: Love and Criticism for Beyoncé's "Formation"02/12/2016
    29:29
  117. 125.
    Bonus Fruit: Jaison and Kaila Get in Formation!02/12/2016
    5:24
  118. 126.
    Strange Fruit #158: Happy Black History Month!02/05/2016
    29:29
  119. 127.
    Strange Fruit #157: Why Aren't There More Latino and Asian-American Elected Officials?01/30/2016
    29:29
  120. 128.
    Strange Fruit #156: The Conversations We Remember from 201501/22/2016
    29:29
  121. 129.
    Strange Fruit #155: How Do Doctors Treat Transgender Kids?01/15/2016
    29:29
  122. 130.
    Strange Fruit #154: Movers & Shakers Who Make Our LGBT Scene Brighter01/08/2016
    29:29
  123. 131.
    Strange Fruit: Critical Media Consumption and the Mall St. Matthews Incident01/03/2016
    29:29
  124. 132.
    Strange Fruit #152: 2015 Words of the Year Help Us #StayWoke12/27/2015
    29:29
  125. 133.
    Strange Fruit #151: Lea DeLaria on Queer Representation & her Proud Butch Identity12/20/2015
    29:28
  126. 134.
    Coming Up on Strange Fruit: Lea DeLaria!12/17/2015
    0:28
  127. 135.
    Coming up on Strange Fruit: Soul Legend Jill Scott!12/11/2015
    0:28
  128. 136.
    Strange Fruit #150: Soul Legend Jill Scott's Philosophy on Music and Life12/11/2015
    29:29
  129. 137.
    Strange Fruit #149: How Is Louisville Investing in the Success of Black Men & Boys?12/04/2015
    29:29
  130. 138.
    Strange Fruit #148: Voting Rights Restored for Kentucky Felons11/25/2015
    29:29
  131. 139.
    Strange Fruit #147: I Said Bang! Upcoming Book Looks at Louisville's Dirt Bowl11/20/2015
    29:29
  132. 140.
    Strange Fruit #146: The Line Between Safety & Free Speech on University Campuses11/13/2015
    29:37
  133. 141.
    Strange Fruit #145: Latino UofL Students Met with More Disrespect at Meeting with Ramsey11/06/2015
    58:59
  134. 142.
    Coming Up on Strange Fruit11/04/2015
    0:28
  135. 143.
    Strange Fruit #144: A Very Halloween Episode10/30/2015
    29:30
  136. 144.
    Strange Fruit #143: Jose Antonio Vargas on "I AM a Kentuckian" Tour10/23/2015
    29:29
  137. 145.
    Strange Fruit #142: How Marriage Equality is Changing the Wedding Industry10/18/2015
    29:30
  138. 146.
    Strange Fruit #141: Comedian Paula Poundstone on Comedy, Raising a Black Son, and her LGBT Fans10/10/2015
    29:29
  139. 147.
    Strange Fruit #140: Silence Is Our Enemy, Sound Is Our Weapon: Janelle Monáe on Resistance10/02/2015
    29:29
  140. 148.
    Strange Fruit #139: Naveen Jain Wants to Develop an HIV Vaccine... and Give It Away09/25/2015
    29:29
  141. 149.
    Strange Fruit #138: Reading, 'Riting and Race? Raising Confident Kids of Color09/18/2015
    29:29
  142. 150.
    Strange Fruit #137: Does Plea Bargaining Hurt People of Color?09/12/2015
    29:29
  143. 151.
    Strange Fruit #135: Violence Against Black Americans, from Lynching to Police Shootings09/05/2015
    29:29
  144. 152.
    Strange Fruit #134: Fairness Leaders Arrested at Ham Breakfast; Fashion Designer Frances Lewis08/28/2015
    29:29
  145. 153.
    Strange Fruit #133: What's it Like to be LGBT in a Rural Community?08/21/2015
    29:29
  146. 154.
    Strange Fruit #132: What's Next for County Clerks Who Refuse to Issues Marriage Licenses?08/14/2015
    29:29
  147. 155.
    Strange Fruit #131: Sharpe Suiting Designer Leon Wu08/05/2015
    29:28
  148. 156.
    Strange Fruit #130: Dr. Britney Cooper on the Movement for Black Lives Convening and Police Violence07/31/2015
    29:29
  149. 157.
    BONUS FRUIT: Nicki vs. Taylor?07/31/2015
    5:04
  150. 158.
    Strange Fruit #129: News Round-Up with Marriage Equality Attorney Joe Dunman07/24/2015
    29:31
  151. 159.
    Strange Fruit #127: "Buster" Musical Tells Story of Activist Louis Coleman07/14/2015
    29:29
  152. 160.
    Strange Fruit #126: Professor Burt Ashe on the History & Cultural Significance of Dreadlocks07/03/2015
    29:29
  153. 161.
    Strange Fruit 125: Marriage Equality At Last!06/27/2015
    29:29
  154. 162.
    Strange Fruit #124: Rachel Dolezal Didn't Come Out; She Got Caught06/19/2015
    29:29
  155. 163.
    Strange Fruit #123: Mother Tongue Techniques Takes Queer Southern Culture to California06/12/2015
    29:29
  156. 164.
    Bonus Fruit: The Return of Janet Jackson?06/10/2015
    5:11
  157. 165.
    Strange Fruit #122: Racism in Queer Spaces06/06/2015
    29:34
  158. 166.
    Strange Fruit #121: Juicy Fruit News Roundup!05/29/2015
    29:29
  159. 167.
    Strange Fruit #120: Portland Poetry Series to Feature LGBTQ Poets in June05/22/2015
    29:29
  160. 168.
    SF #119: LMPD Gets Body Cams; "Sidewinders" Play Deconstructs Gender; Syphilis on Rise Among Gay Men05/16/2015
    29:29
  161. 169.
    SF #118: Funding Feminist Art in Kentucky; @HonestToddler's Mom on the Messiness of Motherhood05/08/2015
    29:29
  162. 170.
    Strange Fruit #117: Baltimore Rising, Black Jockeys in the Derby, and Unlearning Childhood Racism05/01/2015
    29:30
  163. 171.
    Strange Fruit #116: Juicy Fruit News Round-Up04/24/2015
    29:29
  164. 172.
    Strange Fruit #116 Promo04/24/2015
    0:28
  165. 173.
    Strange Fruit #115: Family Guy's Kirker Butler says "Nothing is Off Limits"04/17/2015
    29:29
  166. 174.
    Strange Fruit #114: Death Row Exoneree Sabrina Butler Porter04/10/2015
    29:29
  167. 175.
    Best of Strange Fruit: David Sedaris on Unwelcome Duck Tongues & Accidental Activism04/03/2015
    29:29
  168. 176.
    Strange Fruit #112: Kentucky's Marriage Case Goes to SCOTUS; Juneteenth in Louisville03/29/2015
    29:29
  169. 177.
    Strange Fruit #111: "Louisville Diners" is a Master Class in Greasy Spoons03/20/2015
    29:30
  170. 178.
    Strange Fruit #110: Fairness Updates from Frankfort and Bardstown03/13/2015
    29:29
  171. 179.
    Strange Fruit #109: Bisexual Visibility in a Non-Binary World03/07/2015
    29:29
  172. 180.
    Strange Fruit #108: "Emigrados" Brings the Universality of Immigrant Experiences to the Stage02/27/2015
    29:29
  173. 181.
    Strange Fruit: Marion Dries interviews Lesbian Fiction & Fantasy Authors KL Rhavensfyre02/27/2015
    16:34
  174. 182.
    Bonus Black History Month Fruit: Dr. Pauli Murray02/18/2015
    1:52
  175. 183.
    Strange Fruit #106: Author Frederick Smith on the Right Side of Storytelling02/13/2015
    29:29
  176. 184.
    PROMO: Coming up on Strange Fruit #10602/13/2015
    0:28
  177. 185.
    Strange Fruit #105: TV That Shatters Stereotypes (and Porn that Reinforces Them)02/06/2015
    29:29
  178. 186.
    Strange Fruit #104: Why Would Straight Men Sleep With Men?02/06/2015
    29:29
  179. 187.
    Strange Fruit #103: Janet Mock on What It Means to be a Real Model — Not a Role Model01/09/2015
    29:29
  180. 188.
    Strange Fruit 102: Darnell Moore Says, in Advocacy, the "Work Finds You"01/09/2015
    29:29
  181. 189.
    Strange Fruit #101: "The Brother Size" Examines Freedom & Tradition at Actors Theatre01/08/2015
    29:29
  182. 190.
    Strange Fruit #100: Celebrating Our 100th Show!01/02/2015
    29:29
  183. 191.
    Strange Fruit #99: How Cabbage Patch Settlement House Helps Louisville's At-Risk Kids12/28/2014
    29:29
  184. 192.
    Strange Fruit #98: Going Home Gay for the Holidays12/19/2014
    29:29
  185. 193.
    Bonus Fruit: Why are we called Strange Fruit?12/19/2014
    4:34
  186. 194.
    Strange Fruit #97: Yasssss! 2014 Words of the Year on Fleek12/12/2014
    29:29
  187. 195.
    Strange Fruit #96: Human Rights Campaign Study Finds Louisville above Average on LGBT Equality12/08/2014
    29:29
  188. 196.
    Bonus Fruit: The Wall Street Journal's 15 Best Pop Culture Moments of 201412/08/2014
    9:27
  189. 197.
    Strange Fruit Holiday Music Special!11/26/2014
    29:29
  190. 198.
    Strange Fruit: Ferguson Special11/25/2014
    38:24
  191. 199.
    Strange Fruit 94: Making Dance Accessible to Louisville's Low Income Kids11/22/2014
    29:29
  192. 200.
    Strange Fruit #93: “If It’s Funny, It’s Funny.” Wanda Sykes on Humor and Giving Back11/15/2014
    29:29

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