Niela Orr's work has appeared in The Believer, The Baffler, Salon, The Hollywood Reporter and other publications. She’s currently working on a book about the convergence of black pop culture and visual art. She's a graduate of the CalArts MFA Writing Program.
Her latest piece, on weed, whiteness, and pop culture, is called "Weed, Whitewashed,"
and is included in both the print and online editions of The Baffler