Taylor Hosking

Books

'Dressed in Dreams' Uncovers the Black Women Who Invented Modern Streetwear

"The book is for all of the everyday Black girls who made magic out of a dollar store T-shirt."
Taylor Hosking
5 days ago
tv

Janet Mock's Netflix Partnership Is a Big Deal

Mock is reportedly developing a slate of projects centering on trans characters.
Taylor Hosking
6.19.19
Art

Hugo Gyrl's Queer Feminist Graffiti Keeps the Spirit of LGBTQ Rebellion Alive

"I'm not saying pride should be a riot every year. But these rainbow flag binches need to know that people before them fought for their comfort."
Taylor Hosking
6.19.19
tv

Oprah's 'When They See Us Now' Special Shows the Scars the Series Didn't Heal

The exonerated men, formerly known as the Central Park Five, still struggle with trauma as they fight for systemic change.
Taylor Hosking
6.13.19
tv

'Pose' Incites a Queer Revolution in Its Second Season

'Pose' is getting much more political—and its stars are becoming leaders in real world activism.
Taylor Hosking
6.12.19
Celebrity

Beyoncé​ Is Great at Everything... Except Designing Clothes

Ahead of her long-teased collaboration with Adidas, her latest merch drop reminds us that her penchant for telling compelling stories doesn't show in her clothing lines.
Taylor Hosking
6.11.19
Film

Barry Jenkins Is the Perfect Director for the Alvin Ailey Biopic

Between Jenkins' stunning depictions of Black characters and the legendary choreographer's dance moves, the film is destined for greatness.
Taylor Hosking
6.3.19
CELEBRITIES

Princess Nokia’s NYT Interview Is Art, So We Turned It Into a Poem

"Matthew McConaughey on a beach in a hammock on a quaalude."
Taylor Hosking
5.30.19
Celebrity

The Biggest Surprise of Rihanna's Fenty Launch Is What Inspired It

Her new line's aesthetic shares common roots with the 1960s birth of Black Power.
Taylor Hosking
5.30.19
CELEBRITIES

Rihanna's Latest Instagrams Prove We'll Buy Whatever She's Selling

We still have no idea what her Fenty line will look like, but at least our summer '19 nail color is set.
Taylor Hosking
5.29.19
tv

Spike Lee Calls Black Artists to Action in This Season of Netflix’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’

Shifting the focus to Nola Darling as an artist, the show highlights roadblocks for today’s Black creative class.
Taylor Hosking
5.28.19
Celebrity

Lena Waithe and Halle Berry Interrupt Late Night TV With an Important Queer Message

Waithe brought out Halle Berry for a pep talk on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' that took all the right turns.
Taylor Hosking
5.23.19
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