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Lena Dunham hosts this podcast miniseries about friendship, love, work, bodies and more.

Lena Dunham hosts this podcast miniseries about friendship, love, work, bodies and more.

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United States

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Lena Dunham hosts this podcast miniseries about friendship, love, work, bodies and more.

Twitter:

@lenadunham

Language:

English


Episodes

The C-Word: Sean Young

11/20/2019
It's a special episode of The C-Word! With each episode, Lena Dunham and Alissa Bennett take you on an historical deep-dive into the life of a woman society dismissed by calling her mad, sad, or just plain bad. Join them for a rich, hilarious, and heartbreaking look into exactly what it means when we call a woman “crazy”. In this episode: Sean Young got her big break when she was cast in Blade Runner at 22-years old. But after rumblings that she was “difficult to work with,” and troubling...

Duration:00:58:50

The C-Word: Miranda Grosvenor feat. Sia

7/13/2019
Lena is back with Alissa Bennet to share another episode of their new podcast, The C-Word! It’s a chat show about women history loves to call “crazy.” In this episode: Lena and Alissa dive into the story of legendary love-scammer Miranda Grosvenor, a woman who anonymously enchanted Hollywood’s most famous men over the phone. Some of her confirmed callers include Warren Beatty, Robert DeNiro, and Billy Joel. Lena and Alissa discuss the isolation of fame, the long-lost magic of landlines, and...

Duration:00:57:09

The C-Word: Casey Johnson

5/11/2019
Lena is back with Alissa Bennet to share the first episode of their new podcast, The C-Word! It’s a chat show about women history loves to call “crazy.” In this episode: Heiress to the Johnson & Johnson fortune, Casey was a 2000s tabloid staple known for her wild partying, badly-behaved pets, and tumultuous relationships, before her untimely death at age 30. Lena & Alissa discuss wealth, fame, and growing up in the public eye. The C-Word is available only on Luminary, a new podcast app....

Duration:00:45:18

Bonus: Never Before with Janet Mock and Lena Dunham

6/26/2017
Janet Mock talks to Lena about her history of activism, dealing with public scandals, and their unlikely friendship. To hear Janet's conversations with Tina Knowles-Lawson, Maxine Waters, Rowan Blanchard, and more, subscribe to Never Before. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:45:36

Announcing a New Podcast: Never Before with Janet Mock

5/30/2017
Lena is here to tell you about a brand new Lenny Podcast, Never Before with Janet Mock. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:03:12

Aging: Season 2, Episode 10

1/26/2017
On the season finale of Women of the Hour, we talk age and aging with Cara Delavigne, Gabourey Sidibe, Holland Taylor, Tavi Gevinson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Khloe Kardashian, and many more amazing women. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:01:01:51

Sickness & Health Bonus Episode: Ronnie Konner

1/22/2017
Lena talks to writer Ronnie Konner about life after a stroke that left her paralyzed in her early forties. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:10:35

Sickness & Health: Season 2, Episode 9

1/19/2017
In this episode, we explore illness and healing. Lena discusses her ongoing battle with endometriosis, plus we hear tales of sickness and health from Aidy Bryant, Joss Whedon, Tracy Clayton, Michelle Zauner and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:57:17

Goodbyes: Season 2, Episode 8

1/12/2017
On their last day ever filming, Lena talks to her Girls co-star Allison Williams. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:39:40

Noise Bonus Episode: Camila Cabello and the Dark Side of Fandom

1/8/2017
Lena talks to Camila Cabello, who recently left Fifth Harmony to pursue a solo career. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:11:45

Noise: Season 2, Episode 7

1/5/2017
This noise episode features a whole bunch of amazing lady musicians. Lena talks to Charli XCX, Tinashe, Camila Cabello, Lizzo, and many more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:47:59

Cats: Season 2, Episode 6

12/29/2016
That's right, an entire episode about cats. Celebrity cat monologues read by Zosia Mamet, Megan Mullally, Michael Che and Christoper Abbott; Lena talks to her boyfriend Jack Antonoff about why he hates cats; and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:35:43

Choice: Season 2, Episode 5

12/15/2016
In this episode, stories of reproductive choice. We hear from a woman with no children, a mother of ten children, and everything in between! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:57:26

Trauma & Triumph: Season 2, Episode 4

12/8/2016
This week, Lena sits down with Geneva Reed-Veal to discuss the legacy of her daughter, Sandra Bland, who died in police custody in 2015. They talk about action, activism, and forgiveness in the wake of an unimaginable tragedy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:44:26

Solitude Bonus Episode: Sylvia Rivera

12/4/2016
In this bonus episode, Lena brings us 1989 audio of trans revolutionary Sylvia Rivera. Sylvia discusses her participation in the Stonewall Riots, which are credited with launching the LGBT civil rights movement. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:09:57

Solitude: Season 2, Episode 3

12/1/2016
This week Lena talks about solitude, loneliness and isolation. Fun! We talk to an astronaut, a historical reenactor, a widow who is visited by her husband's ghost, and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:34:20

Faith & Spirituality Bonus Episode: Lena and Carroll Dunham

11/27/2016
In this week's bonus episode, Lena and her dad discuss hallucinogenics, art, philosophy and spirituality. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:14:52

Faith & Spirituality: Season 2, Episode 2

11/24/2016
In this episode, Lena talks faith and spirituality. We hear about the complicated sex life of a Mormon lady, get dating tips from a Muslim woman, talk to a psychic, and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:48:38

Trapped Bonus Episode: I Love You

11/19/2016
In this bonus episode, men in San Quentin State Prison talk about learning to say "I love you." Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:07:17

Trapped: Season 2, Episode 1

11/17/2016
Lena is back with Season Two! This week we're talking about captivity, feeling trapped, and breaking free. We'll talk to a woman who found love while incarcerated, a reporter who lived through a kidnapping in North Korea, a writer who can't stop getting trapped in elevators, and many more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:57:30