Salamishah Tillet in the New York Times

Apr 15, 2019
Salamishah Tillet is a regular contributor to the New York Times. You can read her articles here. Some of her recent artices:

A ‘Native Son’ Reimagined, With James Baldwin in Mind
In 1949, Richard Wright’s best-selling novel drew criticism from his former protégé. A new HBO movie adaptation attempts to marry the two writers’ sensibilities for a modern age. By SALAMISHAH TILLET April 4, 2019

Boomerang’ Returns, as a BET Comedy
Parts of the beloved Eddie Murphy movie feel retrograde today. For the TV sequel, Lena Waithe sought to revisit the characters through a “realistic lens.” By SALAMISHAH TILLET Feb. 7, 2019

After the ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Documentary, #MeToo Has Finally Returned to Black Girls
Let’s keep it there. By SALAMISHAH TILLET and SCHEHERAZADE TILLET Jan. 10, 2019