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Women Of The Hour

35 EpisodesProduced by Lena DunhamWebsite

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

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The C-Word: Amy Winehouse Part 1

July 22nd, 2021


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.”

The C-Word: Sean Young

November 20th, 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. …

The C-Word: Miranda Grosvenor feat. Sia

July 13th, 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 …

The C-Word: Casey Johnson

May 11th, 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 …

Bonus: Never Before with Janet Mock and Lena Dunham

June 27th, 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 …

Announcing a New Podcast: Never Before with Janet Mock

May 30th, 2017

Lena is here to tell you about a brand new Lenny Podcast, Never Before with Janet Mock.

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Aging: Season 2, Episode 10

January 26th, 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 …

Sickness & Health Bonus Episode: Ronnie Konner

January 23rd, 2017

Lena talks to writer Ronnie Konner about life after a stroke that left her paralyzed in her early forties.

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Sickness & Health: Season 2, Episode 9

January 19th, 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 …

Goodbyes: Season 2, Episode 8

January 12th, 2017

On their last day ever filming, Lena talks to her Girls co-star Allison Williams.

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

January 8th, 2017

Lena talks to Camila Cabello, who recently left Fifth Harmony to pursue a solo career.

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Noise: Season 2, Episode 7

January 5th, 2017

This noise episode features a whole bunch of amazing lady musicians. Lena talks to Charli XCX, Tinashe, Camila Cabello, Lizzo, and many …

Cats: Season 2, Episode 6

December 29th, 2016

That's right, an entire episode about cats. Celebrity cat monologues read by Zosia Mamet, Megan Mullally, Michael Che and Christoper Abbott; …

Choice: Season 2, Episode 5

December 15th, 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!

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Trauma & Triumph: Season 2, Episode 4

December 8th, 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. …

Solitude Bonus Episode: Sylvia Rivera

December 4th, 2016

In this bonus episode, Lena brings us 1989 audio of trans revolutionary Sylvia Rivera. Sylvia discusses her participation in the Stonewall …

Solitude: Season 2, Episode 3

December 1st, 2016

This week Lena talks about solitude, loneliness and isolation. Fun! We talk to an astronaut, a historical reenactor, a widow who is visited …

Faith & Spirituality Bonus Episode: Lena and Carroll Dunham

November 28th, 2016

In this week's bonus episode, Lena and her dad discuss hallucinogenics, art, philosophy and spirituality.

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Faith & Spirituality: Season 2, Episode 2

November 24th, 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.

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Trapped Bonus Episode: I Love You

November 20th, 2016

In this bonus episode, men in San Quentin State Prison talk about learning to say "I love you."

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Trapped: Season 2, Episode 1

November 17th, 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 …

Season 2: Preview

November 15th, 2016

Women of the Hour is back with ten brand new episodes! Here's a little preview of what's to come.

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Nasty Women of the Hour: The Election Special

November 1st, 2016

On this special election episode, Lena and Sarah Sophie Flicker gather a super-panel of women to discuss this year's election, including Sarah Jones, Michaela Angela Davis, Linda Sarsour, Rebecca Traister, and …

Special Episode: the Clinique Difference Initiative

September 28th, 2016

In this special episode sponsored by the Clinique Difference Initiative, Lena talks to three actors from around the world. Listen to Gina Rodriguez, Erendira Ibarra and Jessica Nkosi talk about how they’re …

Episode 5: The Big Picture

December 10th, 2015

In the final episode of this podcast series, Lena talks life, death and spirituality with an amazing group of women.

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Episode 4: Work

December 3rd, 2015

Lena talks about work with Zadie Smith, Mara Brock Akil, Jenni Konner and many more.

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Thanksgiving Short

November 26th, 2015

Lena and Ashley Ford talk about spending holidays with each other.

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Love & Sex Bonus Episode: First Love Lost

November 22nd, 2015

Writer Anne Helen Petersen talks about losing her first love, Captain Luke Wullenwaber.

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Episode 3: Love & Sex

November 19th, 2015

Lena discusses all things love, sex, romance and lust with Miranda July, Sam Taylor Johnson, Hari Nef and many more amazing women.

Body Bonus Episode: Lena & Lola Pellegrino

November 15th, 2015

Lena talks to gynecological nurse practitioner Lola Pellegrino about vaginas, hormones and trans health.

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Episode 2: Body

November 12th, 2015

Lena talks about our relationships to our bodies. Guests include Janet Mock, Aidy Bryant, Emily Ratajkowski and more.

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Friendship Bonus Episode: Lena & Jemima

November 8th, 2015

Lena Dunham and Jemima Kirke discuss their twenty year friendship.

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Episode 1: Friendship

November 5th, 2015

In her debut episode, Lena explores the grand and complicated world of friendship. Guests include Emma Stone, Ashley Ford, Todd Oldham, Amy Sedaris, and many more.

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Mini-Episode: Lena Dunham & Emma Stone

October 29th, 2015

Lena and Emma discuss the names they prefer to be called by coworkers.

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A Preview

October 19th, 2015

Women of the Hour is a podcast miniseries hosted by Lena Dunham. Featuring Janet Mock, Emma Stone, June Squibb, Mara Brock Akil, Amy …
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