girls

Arts

"girls like us" magazine is imagining alternative futures for young women

Profiling pioneers like Juliana Huxtable and Chris Kraus, the small-press publication is capturing our social justice zeitgeist.
André-Naquian Wheeler
11.22.17
News

lena dunham has another show lined up for you

Lena and Jenni Konner are already working on a new TV show together.
Zoé Dreadon
9.19.17
Music

jack antonoff on the creative women in his life and what he’s learnt from them

As we count down the days until the release of his second Bleachers record, Gone Now, Jack discusses working with Lorde, his relationship with Lena Dunham, and why, in such a male dominated industry, he prefers working with women.
Frankie Dunn
5.11.17
love

the glorious return of the female slacker

How a trope that previously personified tired entitlement evolved to address a new kind of woman on screen.
Wendy Syfret
4.21.17
Culture

HBO's girls: right on or problematic?

As Lena Dunham’s Brooklyn-based comedy enters its final season, we examine the good and the bad of the HBO series.
Nick Levine
2.13.17
Arts

photographer evangeline davis creates tender portraits of new zealand girls

In her new book 'Touchy' Evangeline explores the lovely awkwardness of being a girl.
Amy Campbell
10.10.16
News

lena dunham talks quitting twitter and intersectional feminism on the breakfast club

The Girls star also addresses Kim Kardashian's robbery and her recent controversial comments about Odell Beckham Jr. with her new friend (and longtime fan) Charlamagne Tha God.
Hannah Ongley
10.6.16
Culture

my mother, my self: meeting lena dunham and laurie simmons

Lena Dunham and her artist mother, Laurie Simmons, both explore themes of femininity, sexuality and the role of women through their work. Here the mother and daughter reflect on their shared passion for politics and a love that knows no bounds.
Emily Manning
10.1.16
Photography

exploring our love, obsession and fascination with youth

Photographer Heather Lighton's upcoming book 'Young 2' is an unapologetic celebration of adolescent beauty.
Wendy Syfret
7.4.16
Culture

exploring pop culture’s unlikely new obsession with sobriety

In 2016, HBO shows are depicting romance blossoming in AA meetings, T-shirts are declaring that sober is sexy, and the fashion world seems to be getting clean. Is this just a phase or a healthy step forward?
Emilio Bassail
4.23.16
Film

this is the most honest documentary about teenage girlhood ever

Jenny Gage and Tom Betterton’s first film, All This Panic, about seven friends growing up in New York, is a rare unfiltered depiction of how it feels to be young, female, and figuring it out.
Alice Newell-Hanson
4.20.16
Photography

school daze: a high schooler’s portraits of her friends before graduation

“You never think to photograph things that feel like they’re forever.”
Wendy Syfret
3.31.16
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