Women—including those who got a “late” start—are in the news
Arts & Culture
As a new documentary looks at Ivins’ hell-raising life, writer Sarah Bird shares how this bold Texan helped her live larger and better.
Her character, Rhoda, showed us life could be extraordinary, even if we weren’t the cultural ideal. That’s why Valerie Harper’s death hits hard.
This new film follows a brave single woman—and stars one, too
An important new documentary focuses on the gender discrimination on screen and behind the scenes.
Sure, she’s funny, as she proved on The Daily Show. Now she’s using her skills to work for reproductive rights for all. Marcia G. Yerman learns the meaning of Lizz Winstead’s new mission.
In the second installment of the NextTribe Test, reviewer Valerie Frankel looks at how movies like Where’d You Go, Bernadette depict women our age
Sunshine, sex—and substance: The new book, It’s Hot in the Hamptons, serves up all three. Here we talk to the author, Holly Peterson.
The best-seller comes to the big screen with the fab Cate Blanchett.
Looking back on her brief encounter with rock god Jimi Hendrix, Sheila Weller shares some deep lessons about life and love—and a few secrets.