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Represent is a space for discussion, highlighting movies, tv and online shows created by and/or about women, people of color, and those in the LGBTQ community. Join Aisha Harris as she dives deep into conversations with critics about the latest pop cultural news, and filmmakers about what they do and how they do it.
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The Birth of a Nation Edition
7 days ago
On this episode of Represent, Slate’s culture writer Aisha Harris and chief political correspondent Jamelle Bouie discuss the very controversial awards season contender, Nate Parker’s the Birth of a Nation.Check out what we mentioned:-Aisha’s piece in Slate, “In the Birth of a Nation, Women Don’t Participate in Nat Turner’s Rebellion. History Tells Us Otherwise.”-Former President George W. Bush at the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture-Good Morning America: Birth of a Nation Star Nate Parker Speaks Out-The 2003 film Nat Turner: A Troublesome PropertyFor more Nate Parker rape allegation coverage we recommend:-About Race podcast: Cold Empathy for Nate Parker with Roxane Gay-Ebony: “Nate Parker on Campus Incident, Consent and Toxic Male Culture”-Slate: “Nate Parker Seems Like He’s Had It With Talking About Rape”Bonus: The 50 greatest movies by black directors.Slate Plus members: Get your ad-free podcast feed.Email: email@example.comFacebook: Slate RepresentTwitter: