Aisha Harris
Aisha Harris Aisha Harris

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

Brow Beat
Dec. 13 2017 11:25 AMThe 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Include Nina Simone, Bon Jovi, and the Cars
Culturebox
Dec. 12 2017 8:00 AMThe Making of an American GirlIn 1993, the doll company set out to introduce its first black character. All she had to do was represent the entire history of black America.
Brow Beat
Dec. 8 2017 10:03 AMGreta Gerwig on Lady Bird, John Hughes, and Being “Ready” to Step Behind the Camera
Screen Time
Dec. 5 2017 8:15 AMThe Nickelodeon Show That Introduced Me to Outkast, Missy, and Aaliyah
Brow Beat
Nov. 30 2017 3:18 PMThe New York Film Critics Circle Loves Lady Bird and Tiffany Haddish(!)
Brow Beat
Nov. 30 2017 7:33 AMIt’s Time to Give Girls Trip’s Tiffany Haddish Some Awards-Season Love
Represent
Nov. 24 2017 10:30 AMCoco and Portrayals of Latinos in AnimationWe discuss Disney-Pixar’s newest film and look back at animation’s complicated history of Latino representation.
Represent
Nov. 17 2017 10:32 AMComedian Hari KondaboluOn his new documentary, The Problem With Apu, and how his stand-up routine changed after 9/11.
Brow Beat
Nov. 16 2017 2:47 PMThe Rundown With Robin Thede Is Black Twitter in Late Night Form
Brow Beat
Nov. 15 2017 12:49 PMTerry Crews’ Alleged Sexual Assault Highlights Hollywood’s Tricky Race and Gender Imbalances
Brow Beat
Nov. 10 2017 4:42 PMCBS’s Diversity Program Reportedly Encouraged Participants to “Act Foreign” and “Black It Up”
Represent
Nov. 3 2017 3:08 PMAll I See Is You and Q’orianka Kilcher: The TranscriptRead a full transcript of Episode No. 66 of Slate Represent.
Brow Beat
Nov. 2 2017 10:53 AMHere’s A Delightful Video of Channing Tatum—Still, As Far As We Know, a Good Dude—Dancing on Kimmel
Represent
Oct. 27 2017 11:32 AMGabourey Sidibe, Live From New OrleansThe actress talks to Aisha Harris about her role on Empire, sexism in Hollywood, and her directorial debut The Tale of Four.
Brow Beat
Oct. 26 2017 11:18 AMAshley Judd on Old Photo of Herself and Harvey Weinstein: I Was Feeling “Abject Terror”
Brow Beat
Dec. 12 2017 4:29 PMJada Pinkett Smith Goes Off on the Golden Globes for Failing to Nominate Tiffany Haddish
Represent
Dec. 8 2017 11:47 AMShe’s Gotta Have It and Filmmaker Greta GerwigThe Lady Bird director talks stepping behind the camera for the first time.
Brow Beat
Dec. 7 2017 1:58 PMIn L.A. Times Op-Ed, Dylan Farrow Wonders Why the Weinstein Fallout Continues to Evade Woody Allen
Brow Beat
Dec. 1 2017 7:33 AMWhat It’s Like to Watch The Disaster Artist If You’ve Never Seen The Room
Brow Beat
Nov. 30 2017 1:06 PMThe Beastie Boys’ Adam Horovitz: “I Believe the Allegations Against My Father Are True”
Brow Beat
Nov. 26 2017 10:22 AMHere’s How Late You Can Show Up to Coco If You’d Rather Not Sit Through That Annoying Frozen Short
Brow Beat
Nov. 20 2017 6:00 AMHari Kondabolu on Apu, the Simpsons Character Hank Azaria Doesn’t Want to Talk About
Movies
Nov. 16 2017 5:50 PMNetflix’s Mudbound Gives One of Our Most Promising Filmmakers Her Biggest Canvas YetDee Rees’ timely drama is an ambitious, if flawed, portrait of race and gender in the American South.
Brow Beat
Nov. 16 2017 9:37 AMEmo Rapper Lil Peep, Who Was Hailed as the Future of the Genre, Is Dead at 21
Brow Beat
Nov. 10 2017 5:54 PMFX Severs Ties With Louis C.K., and Better Things Co-Creator Pamela Adlon Releases Statement (Updated)
Represent
Nov. 10 2017 1:21 PMThe Mindy Project and Dawn-Lyen Gardner of Queen SugarWe discuss the finale of Mindy Kaling’s once-groundbreaking rom-com series. Then, Gardner talks to us about Queen Sugar’s second season.
Represent
Nov. 3 2017 10:42 AMQ’orianka Kilcher on Portraying a Native American HeroineThe actress talks starring in Te Ata, dealing with typecasting, and how her activism influences her work.
Brow Beat
Oct. 30 2017 1:26 PMFamily Guy Joked About Kevin Spacey’s Alleged Interest in Minors More Than a Decade Ago
Brow Beat
Oct. 27 2017 8:05 AMGabourey Sidibe on Her Directorial Debut, Hollywood Sexism, and Amplifying Black Women's Voices on Twitter
Brow Beat
Oct. 25 2017 10:38 AMRock Legend Fats Domino Is Dead at 89

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