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Aisha Harris' 'Wannabe' book muses on pop culture

The Times caught up with Aisha Harris, co-host of NPR's "Pop Culture Happy Hour," on the day of her book release to talk about the state of pop culture from Scary Spice to "The Little Mermaid."
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Aisha Harris' 'Wannabe' offers stream-of-consciousness-style musings on the pop culture that shaped her Click to view images

NPR pop culture critic and podcaster Aisha Harris looks back at what prompted her to look at the world more intently: Disney movies, the Black filmmaking canon and the Spice Girls.

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Review: A new play that traces Billie Jean King's inspiring story ought to be a musical Click to view images

The world premiere of Anna Deavere Smith's "Love All" at La Jolla Playhouse brings to the stage the story of tennis great and equality champion Billie Jean King in production starring Chilina Kennedy.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle cut ties with Spotify. So why are they facing backlash? Click to view images

The Ringer founder Bill Simmons called Prince Harry and Meghan Markle "grifters" after their Archewell Audio and Spotify announced that they cut ties.

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Does Disney+ 'Stan Lee' documentary give Jack Kirby his due? Click to view images

The son of comic book artist Jack Kirby is blasting Disney+ film "Stan Lee" for glossing over his father's contributions to Marvel. Does he have a point?

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Review: The refurbished Christ Cathedral, and its humongous organ, find unexpected magnificence Click to view images

The Pacific Symphony gives the world premiere of James MacMillan's magnificent "Fiat Lux," commissioned for the consecration of the refurbished Christ Cathedral.

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Two strip-club art photographers compare notes on race, region and what makes a good shot Click to view images

Photographers Adrienne Raquel and Elizabeth Waterman interrogate each other about strip clubs, regional variations and the power of Black beauty.

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Trevor Noah inks deal with Spotify to start a new weekly podcast Click to view images

Former "Daily Show" host Trevor Noah recently signed a deal with Spotify to make a new podcast.

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