Whitehead's new novel is based on a notorious Florida reform school where boys were beaten and sexually abused. "If there's one place like this, there are many," he says.
May 12, 2021
Actor Jean Smart on Fresh Air – Wednesday at 4pm
On the next Fresh Air, Terry Gross talks with Jean Smart. In the new series Hacks, she plays a Vegas comic whose career is in decline, and reluctantly teams up with a young woman comic who was canceled on social media. Smart also co-stars in the new HBO series Mare of Eastown. She’s co-starred in…