The rapper-turned-actress' career is a case study of how an oversimplified view of representation can fall short.
A new report shows an increase in women directors for the first time in 13 years, but how inclusive is Hollywood, really?
Lulu Wang's film is nominated in the Foreign Language category at this year's Golden Globes. That choice undermines the diversity of the American audience.
"...Whether or not we will keep the secret is up in the air, because we want to show her the movie," the director recently told IndieWire.
"The Farewell" and "Crazy Rich Asians" are signs of progress, but many Asian Americans are still left out of the picture.
Awkwafina's Billi is a Chinese American woman who struggles with her family's secrets, but she's also all of us and our inherited burdens.