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Read the Introduction from Janet Mock's New Memoir
An excerpt from the trans writer and activist's book Surpassing Certainty, out now.
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Music Monday: Our Favorite Memorial Day Jams
The Lenny editors share their go-to pop songs to get you in that summer mood.
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The Artist Who's Giving Side-Eye to the Art World
Toyin Ojih Odutola isn't some "puffy art star."
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Listen to These Tracks for Salvation From the News
Need a break from the daily news? These tracks are our salvation.
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Vanessa Carlton: I'm Not a Perfect Pop-Song Girl
The singer-songwriter on her growth as an artist and woman after early success.
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Why Black Sex Matters
An interview with the artist and activist Kristiana Rae Colón about "how pleasure shapes visions of liberation."
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Lenny IRL
The tour coming to a city near YOU!
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Pushing Race and Gender Forward on Broadway
An interview with the playwright Lynn Nottage whose new play, Sweat, opened on March 26.
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Women of the Hour: "Aging," Season 2, Episode 10
Our theme today is aging.
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Lit Thursday: The Living Canon
Lenny contributors share their stories IRL.
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The Winter Poetry Issue: Rin Johnson
Reflections on patience, the body, and gender.
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Lit Thursday: Safiya Sinclair and The Betches
Two more gems to add to your reading list.
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The Lenny Interview: Susan Seidelman
The iconic movie director talks about Smithereens, unexpected successes, and Sex & the City.
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The Lenny Interview: Melina Matsoukas
The director behind "Formation" on her passion for music and how it shaped her career.
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There Are Not Enough Women in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
On why sexism and representation matter in defining the American music canon.
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Looking Forward
Illustrator Maira Kalman reflects on an elegant face from the recent past.
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Out of Print: The Fultz Quadruplets
Rediscovering the story of Mary Louise, Mary Ann, Mary Alice, and Mary Catherine.
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Women in Museums
An artist envisions women looking at art, each interpreting what they see  in a unique way. 
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Music Monday: A Little Nostalgia, and A Lot of Glam!
This week the Lennys are listening to Mecano, Liz Phair, and Børns.
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The Lenny Interview: Constance Wu
The Asian-American actress talks about breaking down stereotypes, and also bunnies!
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