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Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham is a co-founder of Lenny.

Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner Say Goodbye to Lenny

A final letter from our leaders.

October 19, 2018
My Mom Didn’t Cook, and Neither Will I

An ode to an unconventional mother and a lifetime of takeout.

May 22, 2018
Gabrielle Union Is Captain of Team F*ck It

Lena Dunham interviews the actress about her new memoir, being a public person, and fighting for what she deserves.

October 20, 2017
My Perfect F*cking Skin

Lena Dunham's one vanity was her complexion — until she got rosacea in her 30s.

August 22, 2017
Supporting Reproductive Rights When You're a Person of Faith

A conversation with Nancy Northup, the president of the Center for Reproductive Rights, and her daughter Natalie Northup Bergner.

August 1, 2017
When Lena Dunham Met Patsy and Eddy

Lena Dunham interviews Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley, the heroines of Absolutely Fabulous.

June 30, 2017
Zoe Kazan Is the Friend We All Need

Lena Dunham writes an ode to her friend, the brilliant actress Zoe Kazan.

June 7, 2017
Lena Dunham on Why She's Taking a Break to Heal

A note about why she's canceling the Lenny IRL tour to focus on her health.

May 19, 2017
Get Lost in the Dreamy Moments of Teenage Girlhood in This New Film

Lena Dunham and filmmaker Jenny Gage reflect on the ephemeral, magical, maddening experience of growing up female.

April 4, 2017
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 outside her door that says "Push."

March 31, 2017
Lit Thursday: Willie Parker Is the Pro-Choice Hero We Need

Lena reviews a new book by the religious doctor who is giving southern women the right to choose.

March 20, 2017
The Secret Life of Kewpies' Kreator

The best-selling doll came to illustrator Rose O'Neill in a dream.

March 15, 2017
One of a Kind

On the Healing Power of Sexual Fantasy.

February 8, 2017
The All-American Menstrual Hut

Lena Dunham and the memoirist Mary Karr talk bullying, Jesus, and bra technology.

January 31, 2017
100 Years

A video to celebrate a century of Planned Parenthood from Lena Dunham, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, America Ferrera and more.

January 17, 2017
Growing Into Yourself

Lena Dunham interviews Camila Cabello about what keeps her sane.

January 11, 2017
The Picture of Health

On an illness and an Instagram obsession.

November 30, 2016
The Lenny Interview: Zadie Smith

Lena Dunham and Zadie Smith have an email correspondence about success, male versus female anxiety, and all the feels.

November 16, 2016
Don't Agonize, Organize

A message from Lena about the presidential election and where we go from here.

November 11, 2016
Hillary Clinton for President

Unpublished excerpts from Lena Dunham's 2015 interview with HRC.

November 8, 2016
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