Aisha Harris a staff writer for Slate.
June 23, 2016
Aisha Harris (Slate staff writer) returns and brings along Dan Kois (Slate senior editor) to join Kamau and Kevin to talk about The Black Film Canon, a list of the 50 Greatest Films by Black Directors they both compiled for Slate. This is literally Black People Homework so get on this y’all!
Check out the full list here: http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/cover_story/2016/05/the_50_greatest_films_by_black_directors.html
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February 11, 2015
Slate staff writer Aisha Harris joins Kevin & Kamau to discuss the 1998 fantasy action film Fallen. They talk about why you can call this movie Se7enish, Denzel chewing like a badass throughout the movie, Denzel squaring off with the Devil, and why Denzel asks the nun on the bus to define apocalypse. Plus, Aisha shares her Top 5 Denzel movies and explains what lead her to write her Slate article “How Do you Solve a Problem Like Denzel?” which you can read right here: http://www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2014/09/denzel_washington_repeats_himself_in_the_equalizer_how_he_can_save_his_career.html