Aisha Harris
Aisha Harris Aisha Harris

Aisha Harris is a Slate staff writer.

Culture Gabfest
Jan. 14 2016 3:00 PMIn the Golden Age of Podcasts, Where Are All the Critics? The Culture Gabfest takes another crack at a listener’s question about the state of podcast criticism.
Slate Archives
Dec. 14 2015 11:00 AMSlate Voice: “Santa Should Not Be a White Man Anymore”Aisha Harris reads her piece on giving St. Nick a makeover.
Slate Voice
Nov. 25 2015 12:53 PMSlate Voice: “Giving Thanks After a Split”Listen to Aisha Harris read about the Thanksgiving that brought her divorced parents together.
TV Club
Nov. 13 2015 5:52 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 7Slate’s TV Club reviews Empire’s recovery from last week and budding family ambitions—from music aspirations to love interests.
TV Club Podcast
Nov. 6 2015 4:23 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 6Slate’s TV Club covers what might be Empire’s worst episode.
TV Club Podcast
Oct. 15 2015 6:33 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 4Slate’s TV Club discusses FBI raids, traitorous family ties, Black Lives Matter, season recaps, and more. 
TV Club Podcast
Oct. 2 2015 4:29 PMThe Empire Podcast: The Second Season Is HereHear Slate’s complete commentary on the newest Empire episodes.
TV Club Podcast
Sept. 25 2015 11:15 AMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 1Slate’s TV Club recaps the second season’s premiere, “The Devils Are Here.”
Working
Aug. 25 2015 1:07 PMHow Does a Book Editor Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked a book editor at Knopf about how she can tell when a manuscript is a potential best-seller.
Working
Aug. 6 2015 4:32 PMHow Does a Debate Moderator Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked Intelligence Squared U.S. moderator Jon Donvan about successful debates, good questions, and the art of interruption.
Working
July 28 2015 6:08 PMHow Does a Club Doorman Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked a New York City front of house manager about nightlife, table service, guest lists, and celebrity clientele.
Working
July 20 2015 4:56 PMHow Does a Medical Resident Work?Read what new Working host Aisha Harris asked a Boston-based physician about death, dermatology, and the 80-hour workweek. 
Slate Picks
Nov. 25 2014 3:21 PMListen to Our November Music RoundupHot tracks for our fall playlist, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Slate Picks
Oct. 24 2014 9:46 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Staff writer Aisha Harris shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.
Slate Picks
Aug. 13 2014 7:31 AMSongs That Make Slate NostalgicA roundup of the music from high school that staffers still love.
Slate Plus
Dec. 14 2015 3:27 PMWhy I Made “Diversity in Hollywood” My BeatAnd how covering it has changed my relationship to pop culture.
TV Club Podcast
Dec. 4 2015 4:41 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 10Slate’s TV Club hosts wrap up Empire’s eventful midseason finale. 
TV Club Podcast
Nov. 20 2015 4:59 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 8Slate’s TV Club hosts discuss the good parts of this week’s refreshing episode of Empire.
Slate Voice
Nov. 10 2015 12:00 PMSlate Voice: “Same Old Script”Listen to Aisha Harris read about the lack of diversity in writing rooms of major TV networks. 
TV Club Podcast
Oct. 23 2015 5:44 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 5Slate’s TV Club reviews the latest episode of Empire, from celebrity musicians, confessionals, betrayal, and more.
TV Club Podcast
Oct. 8 2015 3:33 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 3Slate’s TV Club discusses the shifting alliances within the Lyon family, Hakeem’s all Latina girl group, Epsiode 3’s flashbacks, and more.
TV Club Podcast
Oct. 1 2015 5:58 PMThe Empire Podcast, Episode 2Slate’s TV Club discusses Rainbow Sensation, “snitch bitches,” and more.
Culturebox
Sept. 8 2015 11:05 AMTab Roulette: The Cultural EditionWhat browser tabs do Slate culture editors have open right now?
Working
Aug. 12 2015 12:37 PMHow Does a Retail Manager Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked a manager of a New York “fast fashion” chain about customer service staff deserving respect—and what to do when you knock something over.
Culturebox
July 31 2015 10:57 AMWhat Happened at Slate This Week?Aisha Harris rounds up some shocking, informative, and hilarious reads.
Working
July 21 2015 3:48 PMHow Does a Matchmaker Work?Read what Slate culture writer Aisha Harris asked a Philadelphia-based matchmaker about finding love connections the old-fashioned way in the age of online dating.
Behind the Scenes
Nov. 28 2014 5:00 PMOur Media Thanksgiving ListThe podcasts, websites, and apps Slate-sters are thankful for.
Slate Picks
Oct. 30 2014 6:03 PMListen to Our October Music RoundupYour autumn playlist to put on repeat, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Slate Picks
Sept. 30 2014 11:42 AMListen to Our September Music RoundupHot tracks from a cooler month, exclusively for Slate Plus members.
Culturebox
Aug. 5 2014 8:51 AMSlate Voice: “Where I’m From”Listen to Aisha Harris read one of her most popular articles from the month of July.

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