Aisha Harris
Aisha Harris Aisha Harris

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

Represent
May 19 2017 7:30 AMUnpacking The Handmaid’s TaleWe break down Hulu’s adaptation of the dystopian novel by Margaret Atwood with the help of Slate staff writer Katy Waldman.
Brow Beat
May 18 2017 9:23 AMSoundgarden Frontman Chris Cornell Is Dead at 52
Represent
May 12 2017 10:51 AMMaster of None Co-Creator Alan YangOn his memorable Emmys speech, the show’s love of food, and filming Season 2 in the aftermath of Trump’s election.
Television
May 11 2017 4:20 PMAmerican RaceSomeone thought it was a great idea to give Charles Barkley a four-part doc on race.
Brow Beat
May 10 2017 8:03 AMThe Britney Spears Broadway Musical Will Not Be Autobiographical. What?!
Brow Beat
May 4 2017 4:02 PMListen to the First Two Songs off LCD Soundsystem’s New Album
Represent
April 28 2017 12:14 PMLive From the Tribeca Film Festival With MTV Decoded Host Franchesca RamseyThe comedian and YouTube personality talks shutting down Twitter trolls, writing for The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore, and her new Comedy Central pilot.
Brow Beat
April 27 2017 10:39 AMHaim Finally Returns With “Right Now” and a Great Paul Thomas Anderson–Directed Video
Represent
April 21 2017 12:28 PMBrown Girls Creators Fatimah Asghar and Sam BaileyOn the series that have inspired them, telling queer millennials’ stories, and hiring people of color behind the camera.
Brow Beat
April 20 2017 4:44 PMPrince Outsold Everyone and Adele in 2016
Represent
April 14 2017 1:01 PMInsecure Showrunner Prentice PennyOn the hit HBO comedy, how he got his start, and his new lifestyle series Upscale.
Represent
April 7 2017 11:01 AMOscar-Winning Actress Marlee Matlin: The TranscriptRead a full transcript of Episode 38 of Slate Represent.
Brow Beat
April 7 2017 10:04 AMHow In the Heat of the Night’s Sidney Poitier Paved the Way for Get Out
Culturebox
April 5 2017 5:55 AMA History of Self-CareFrom its radical roots to its yuppie-driven middle age to its election-inspired resurgence.
Brow Beat
March 31 2017 9:04 AMQueen Bey Might Voice Nala in the Lion King Remake
Brow Beat
May 18 2017 3:32 PMThe Alternate Ending of Get Out Is Much More Plausible and Way More Depressing
Brow Beat
May 12 2017 12:17 PMA Guide to the Many, Many References to Classic Italian Films in Master of None Season 2
Brow Beat
May 12 2017 8:02 AMMaster of None’s Alan Yang on How the Creators Resisted the Urge to Address Trump Directly in Season 2
Brow Beat
May 11 2017 2:45 PMA Totally Self-Aware Trump Lashes Out at Colbert, Deems Him “Filthy” and a “No-Talent”
Represent
May 5 2017 1:38 PMComedian Moshe KasherOn his new Comedy Central show Problematic, the legacy of The Champs podcast, and navigating discussions about race while white.
Television
May 3 2017 5:15 PMIn Season 2, Master of None Goes Bigger and Gets BetterThe comedy series’ ambitious new episodes take on everything from Italian neorealism to reality TV.
Brow Beat
April 28 2017 5:52 AMThe Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and Hulu in May
Brow Beat
April 27 2017 7:03 AMDear White People the Netflix Show Is Infinitely Better Than Dear White People the Movie
Brow Beat
April 21 2017 7:31 AMThe Hate U Give Is a Best-Selling YA Novel About Police Brutality. It’s Brilliant.
Brow Beat
April 20 2017 10:05 AMRachel Bloom’s Great New Song Parody Gets at Just How Confusing It Can Be to Be a “#LadyBoss”
Brow Beat
April 13 2017 3:28 PMHere’s the First Trailer for Dear White People, the New Netflix Series That’s Already Pissed Off White People
Represent
April 7 2017 11:00 AMOscar-Winning Actress Marlee MatlinOn her incredible career and advocating for deaf and disability representation on screen.
Doublex
April 6 2017 8:59 AMAgainst SpankingStacey Patton, author of a new book about black America’s relationship with corporal punishment, says it’s time to understand it as abuse, not mere discipline.
Represent
March 31 2017 12:51 PMWhitewashing Ghost in the ShellExamining Asian representation and erasure onscreen with MTV News’ Inkoo Kang and Vulture’s Alex Jung.
Brow Beat
March 31 2017 7:33 AMThe Ghost in the Shell Remake’s Twist Ending Makes the Whitewashing Even Worse

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