Arts & Culture
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 2:18PM
And so far, he’s liking the new gig.
by Akiba Solomon on August 14 2013, 1:09PM
Jackson, Miss., native Kiese Laymon is the first-time author of not one but two books: “How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America,” an essay collection released this week, and a satirical time-travel novel, “Long Division,” which came out…
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by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:59AM
And she explains why you shouldn’t, either.
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:49AM
The writer opened up about her success with “Orange is the New Black” on NPR.
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:19AM
Will you be watching?
by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:12AM
Coach knows a thing or two about working with stars at the top of their game.
by Jamilah King on August 13 2013, 7:00AM
Four artists of color featured at Washington, D.C.’s Smithsonian share their work—and their vision of what it means to be American.
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by Jamilah King on August 12 2013, 11:51AM
Take a look at the new 2-disc album, which is due out on September 10.
by Jamilah King on August 12 2013, 10:50AM
M.I.A. tweeted a teaser video for the track “Come With Me” over a year ago.
by Jamilah King on August 9 2013, 1:08PM
The rapper recently caught wind of his story and helped raise more than $30,000 for Young and his family through Crowdtilt.
by Julianne Hing on August 9 2013, 9:00AM
The third in our series of must-read recommendations from independent booksellers. This week: Imix Bookstore in Los Angeles
by Jamilah King on August 8 2013, 10:44AM
The publication isn’t waiting around for Washington, DC’s NFL franchise to get its act together and change its racist name.
by Jamilah King on August 7 2013, 4:35PM
“I’m an Oakland school kid” wants to get the message out that class can be fun.
by Jamilah King on August 7 2013, 12:11PM
The pioneering artist died recently of natural causes in San Francsico.
by Jamilah King on August 6 2013, 10:00AM
The Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lilllard recounted his friendship with Oscar Grant for Yahoo! Sports.
by Von Diaz on August 5 2013, 1:19PM
The new U.S. version of ‘The Sapphires’ DVD takes the focus away from the Aboriginal women who star in the film.
by Jamilah King on August 5 2013, 11:43AM
Get your headphones ready.