Slate Represent unpacks Jordan Peele’s Get Out.

Slate’s Represent Unpacks Jordan Peele’s Get Out

Slate’s Represent Unpacks Jordan Peele’s Get Out

Shining light on the overshadowed in TV and film.
March 3 2017 4:01 PM

Unpacking Jordan Peele’s Get Out

How this film makes a psychological thriller out of the microaggressions of everyday racism.

Represent digs into the new movie Get Out.
Represent digs into the new movie Get Out.

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On this episode of Represent, Aisha Harris and Slate’s chief political correspondent Jamelle Bouie have a spoiler-filled discussion of Get Out, the directorial debut of Jordan Peele. And Valerie Woolard Srinivasan*, Panoply software engineer, shares her “Pre-Woke Watching” story.

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*Correction, March 6, 2017: This post originally misspelled Valerie Woolard Srinivasan’s last name. (Return.)

Aisha Harris is a Slate culture writer and host of the Slate podcast Represent.