The Lenny Interview

"Lifeline, bloodline, cut off. For what?"
An interview with Adrienne Hood about her son, Henry "Bub" Green V, who was killed by police in Columbus, Ohio.

Team Lenny in conversation with the people who inspire us most.

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The Lenny Interview: Pat Cleveland
The legendary supermodel on dancing down the runway, fighting racism in the fashion industry, and staying in the '70s.
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What the Human Spirit Can Endure
An interview with Melissa Fleming, chief spokesperson of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, about Trump's "Muslim ban."
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An Interview with the Activist Sarah Schulman
An interview with the writer, theorist, and activist Sarah Schulman.
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Mary Karr on bullying, Jesus, and bra technology.
Lena Dunham and the memoirist Mary Karr talk bullying, Jesus, and bra technology.
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The Director Reinventing Female Freedom
An interview with Mia Hansen-Løve.
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A Black Art Love Story
An interview with Elizabeth Alexander about her memoir The Light of the World.
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Water Is Life: Four Months at Standing Rock
Eryn Wise, the communications director for the International Indigenous Youth Council, describes her experience.
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The Lenny Interview: Carolee Schneemann
The iconic feminist artist on nudity and narcissism.
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The Lenny Interview: Elvira
Gillian Jacobs talks to the original Mistress of the Dark.
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The Lenny Interview: Zadie Smith
Lena Dunham and Zadie Smith have an email correspondence about success, male versus female anxiety, and all the feels.
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The Lenny Interview: María Teresa Kumar, President of Voto Latino
On getting Latinos to vote, and why not voting equals surrender.
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The Lenny Interview: Amanda Nguyen
Nguyen is making sure rape survivors have rights.
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The Lenny Interview: JoJo
JoJo discusses Mad Love, reclaiming the spotlight, and being true to herself.
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The Lenny Interview: Njideka Akunyili Crosby
On intimacy, pop-culture, and the power of storytelling.
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The Lenny Interview: Mary Louise Wilson
The Tony-winning actress offers a lifetime's worth of wisdom.
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The Lenny Interview: Sarah McLachlan
The iconic singer-songwriter reflects on her career, sexism in the industry, and her upcoming Christmas album.
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The Lenny Interview: Fran Blanche
The trans woman behind Frantone guitar pedals talks entrepreneurship, sexism, gentrification, and survival.
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The Lenny Interview: Margaret Wertheim
An interview with science journalist and educator Margaret Wertheim.
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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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