Fresh Air for Nov. 11, 2017: Lou Reed's Life; White House Photographer Pete Souza Hear the Fresh Air program for November 11, 2017

Lou Reed performs in New York City in 2004. "I wanted to write a book that took Lou ... seriously," says biographer Anthony DeCurtis. Peter Kramer/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'Lou Reed: A Life'; White House Photographer Pete Souza

Anthony DeCurtis talks about his new biography of Lou Reed "deserved." Critic David Edelstein says Lady Bird is "packed with insight." Souza reflects on eight years (and 1.9 million photos) of Obama.

Lou Reed performs in New York City in 2004. "I wanted to write a book that took Lou ... seriously," says biographer Anthony DeCurtis. Peter Kramer/Getty Images hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: 'Lou Reed: A Life'; White House Photographer Pete Souza

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