Aisha Harris
Aisha Harris Aisha Harris

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

Brow Beat
Feb. 27 2017 4:25 AMForget the Embarrassing Mix-Up. The Real Story Is Moonlight’s Historic Win.
Movies
Feb. 23 2017 4:57 PMGet OutJordan Peele’s first feature film is an instant comedy-horror classic about the hilarious nightmare that is existing while black.
Brow Beat
Feb. 23 2017 7:32 AM12 Wins That Could Make History at the Oscars This Sunday
Brow Beat
Feb. 20 2017 12:19 PM#OscarsSoWhite Creator April Reign on Hollywood’s Progress and What Work Still Needs to Be Done
Brow Beat
Feb. 16 2017 1:22 PMPeople Who Aren’t Black Really Love Atlanta, Insecure, and Black-ish
Brow Beat
Feb. 13 2017 12:31 AMWatch Chance the Rapper Take the Grammys to Church With His Joyous Gospel-Rap Medley
Represent
Feb. 10 2017 7:39 AMFilmmaker and Former Black Panther Jamal JosephThe activist on his new film, Chapter and Verse.
Brow Beat
Feb. 7 2017 2:27 PMHidden Figures Surpasses La La Land to Become This Year’s Highest-Grossing Best Picture Nominee
Brow Beat
Feb. 2 2017 5:37 PMYou Can Now Stream 22 Hard-to-Find Films From Black Cinema’s Earliest Pioneers on Netflix
Brow Beat
Feb. 1 2017 5:30 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and Hulu in February
Represent
Jan. 27 2017 2:13 PM#OscarsSoWhite Creator April ReignThe prominent activist shares her thoughts on this year’s crop of Oscar nominees and the work that still needs to be done.
Brow Beat
Jan. 24 2017 10:00 AMFinally, the Academy Acknowledges Black Stories Don’t All Have to Be About Oppression or Slavery
The Slatest
Jan. 20 2017 7:28 PMProtesters Came to D.C. to Disrupt Trump’s Inauguration—and Disrupt They Did
Outward
Jan. 19 2017 2:06 PMTrump Spent His Campaign Fomenting Attacks on Minorities. But as He Takes Office, They’re Ready to Fight Back.
Brow Beat
Jan. 12 2017 9:34 AMBlack-ish’s Post-Trump Episode Is Smart, Funny—and Maybe a Bit Too Optimistic
Represent
Feb. 24 2017 10:58 AMRevisiting the Historic 2002 Oscars With Comedians W. Kamau Bell and Kevin AveryThe night Halle Berry, Denzel Washington, and Sidney Poitier all took home Academy Awards.
Brow Beat
Feb. 23 2017 8:03 AMI Am Not Your Negro Director Raoul Peck on What It’s Like to Spend a Decade Unpacking James Baldwin
Brow Beat
Feb. 21 2017 7:33 AMMoonlight Editor Joi McMillon on That Pivotal Diner Scene and Showcasing the Love of Cooking
Represent
Feb. 17 2017 10:50 AMMoonlight Editor Joi McMillonOn her journey to becoming the first black woman nominated for a Best Film Editing Oscar.
Brow Beat
Feb. 15 2017 10:51 AMAlvin Ailey’s Tribute to Moonlight Captures the Film’s Haunting Beauty Through Dance
Brow Beat
Feb. 12 2017 10:15 PMWatch a Very Pregnant Beyoncé Give the Performance of a Goddess at the Grammy Awards
Brow Beat
Feb. 8 2017 10:18 AMJack Nicholson and Kristen Wiig Will Play Father and Daughter in the American Remake of Toni Erdmann
Represent
Feb. 3 2017 10:36 AMFilmmaker Raoul PeckThe Oscar-nominated director on his James Baldwin doc I Am Not Your Negro. Plus, we revisit Dances With Wolves with blogger Adrienne Keene.
Brow Beat
Feb. 2 2017 11:02 AMAn “Inspiring” Movie About the John and Yoko Romance Is in the Works
Brow Beat
Jan. 31 2017 11:38 AMLooks Like Prince’s Catalog Will Finally Be Available Across Streaming Platforms “Very Soon”
Brow Beat
Jan. 26 2017 2:07 PMMary Tyler Moore’s Signature Funny Cry Was One of Her Greatest Comedic Gifts
The Audio Book Club
Jan. 23 2017 4:09 PMThe Audio Book Club Receives Some Postcards From the EdgeSlate critics discuss Carrie Fisher’s spirited novel about Hollywood.
Represent
Jan. 20 2017 11:55 AM(A)sexual Star and Director David Jay and Angela TuckerFrom a 2011 documentary to today’s BoJack Horseman, depictions of asexuals on screen.
Represent
Jan. 13 2017 11:42 AMOne Day at a Time’s Rita MorenoThe legendary EGOT winner on her new Netflix show, overcoming depression, and being a Latina woman in Hollywood.
Brow Beat
Jan. 10 2017 9:50 AMLa La Land Casts a Spell on BAFTA Voters, Leads With 11 Nominations

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