Culture Interviews

Dorothy Allison, the Outlaw in the Ivory Tower
The novelist and memoirist talks about growing up poor, her '70s lesbian feminist collective, and meeting her obligations.
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Mary Timony Is Bringing '90s Classics Back
The indie rocker talks Helium essentials and unreleased demos.
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Sheryl Crow Is a Sexual Being
The singer recaptures her youthful energy in her new album, Be Myself.
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Gorillaz's Noodle Is On the Move
Talking with the animated musician about bangers, books, and apps.
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Land of Talk's Elizabeth Powell Returns
The singer-songwriter shares a new song premiere and talks her comeback after a six-year hiatus.
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Plum Sykes Loves Dead Party Girls
The Bergdorf Blondes writer revisits her youth for her new novel, Party Girls Die in Pearls.
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Director Lina Wertmüller on Why She's Not a Feminist
An interview with the grande dame of Italian filmmaking.
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Music Monday: Waxahatchee's Katie Crutchfield Talks Breakups and New Music
The singer-songwriter opens up about the toxic relationship that inspired her new album.
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Music Monday: Omnia Hegazy
The singer-songwriter talks about challenging religious norms, modesty, and why belonging is overrated.
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Shirley MacLaine talks spiritual journeys, show biz, and love vs fear.
The Soul Science of Shirley MacLaine
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Laura Thornhill's "Complete Freedom" While Skateboarding
An interview with the former professional skateboarder.
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Music Monday: Mirel Wagner
The singer-songwriter discusses dreams, the importance of solitude, and her haunting cover of The Ramones' "I Wanna Be Sedated."
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Music Monday: Hurray for the Riff Raff
Alynda Lee Segarra on gentrification, fear, and fighting for what's right.
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"I'm a freak, I'm a witch … I'm just a female."
An interview with The Love Witch filmmaker Anna Biller.
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Rent Girl Grows Up
An interview with the writer Michelle Tea.
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Music Monday: Maggie Rogers
The musician talks about following her instincts, playing her music for Pharrell, and why you shouldn't ever "fuck with the coven."
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Music Monday: Slothrust's Leah Wellbaum
The singer and guitarist talks about politics on the road, and sleep as a tool for survival.
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We Can Be Heroes
Black women writers pay homage to the women who've inspired them most.
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Music Monday: Valerie June
How Memphis, Massive attack, and singing hymns led to The Order of Time
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"The Future Is Only Fiction"
An interview with the writer Ottessa Moshfegh.
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