“If corporate media and pop culture are active volcanoes,
Tamara Winfrey Harris is a clear-eyed excavator
who can help us make sense of their constant, painful eruptions.”

– Jennifer Pozner, Executive Director at Women in Media & News

“It is not as if I ever thought American racism and sexism were dead. I have witnessed far too much of them.
I simply thought they were less naked,
that they had different limits.”

Some of Us Are Brave

Bitch Magazine, Apr 2017

The Real Work of Being an Ally

NY Magazine, Jan 2017

“Centuries later, black female sexuality is still a source of moral panic because change takes ages, and stereotypes — especially entrenched ones — are hard AF to undo.”

What We Get Wrong About Black Women’s Sexuality

Cosmopolitan, Feb 2016

A Black Mom-in-Chief is Revolutionary

Clutch Magazine, Sept 2009

Making Peace with Tyler Perry

Clutch Magazine, Sept 2009

Natural Hair is Not Unhealthy

Newsweek, Oct 2009