The True Story of the Nun Who Became an Attorney General
An interview with Arlene Violet, the crime-fighting nun of Rhode Island.
Scorsese's Protégée and Her Daughter Are the Freest Women in Hollywood
A trailblazing mother-daughter duo on what it takes to triumph over sexism in Hollywood.
John Waters: "I Love Women Who Hate Men and Hate Men Who Hate Women"
The universally beloved director loves women, hates Mike Pence, and wants us all to be Valerie Solanas.
Vanessa Carlton Isn't Some Perfect Piano Pop-Song Girl
The singer-songwriter on her growth as an artist and woman after early success.
Dorothy Allison on Why Working-Class Literature Is the Strongest
The novelist and memoirist talks about growing up poor, her '70s lesbian feminist collective, and meeting her obligations.
Sheryl Crow Is a Sexual Being
The singer recaptures her youthful energy in her new album, Be Myself.
Plum Sykes Loves Dead Party Girls
The Bergdorf Blondes writer revisits her youth for her new novel, Party Girls Die in Pearls.
Write, Never Marry, and Other Love Advice from Simone de Beauvoir's Editor
An interview with acclaimed writer and editor Diana Athill shortly after her 99th birthday.
Anna Deavere Smith Is Bringing Black Lives Matter to the Stage
An interview with the actress and mass-incarceration activist.
Inside the World of Accessories Powerhouse Anya Hindmarch
"Fire yourself every night and come back the next day as your successor."
Jill Abramson Is a Pushy Broad
Lena Dunham talks to former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson about getting fired, supporting young journalists, and the sign...
The Fight is Female
The women leading the charge against Trump.
The Woman Searching for a New Universe
An interview with planetary scientist Sara Seager.
The Law Professor Fighting for Rape Victims at Stanford and Beyond
An interview with Michele Dauber, who is trying to get the judge behind the Brock Turner case recalled.