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“Awkward Black Girl” Goes to Hollywood

Everything about Issa Rae’s arrival to lunch in Tribeca on a sunny September afternoon announces she’s about to be a huge deal. There’s the black SUV that’s just ferried her from an interview with Oprah’s BFF, Gayle King; an entourage consisting of Rae’s personal publicist and the rep for her ... More »
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