Lena Dunham Realizes $24,000 Sofa Is Too Expensive

You may recall that Miranda July is doing an email art project this summer in which a select group of people she knows release random, boring emails they've sent to people in their inner circle to the general public. This week's batch of words are about money; through them, we learned that Kirsten Dunst recently sold… » 7/01/13 1:40pm 7/01/13 1:40pm

The Jezebel 25: Kick-Ass and Amazing Women We Love

In 2007, Gawker Media launched Jezebel.com; five years and over three million readers later, we figure it's time to celebrate. But rather than toot our own horn, we decided to honor 25 game-changing women who we think embody what we're all about: names you may know, names you should know, and names you'll be hearing… » 6/22/12 5:10pm 6/22/12 5:10pm

Sheila Heti's How Should A Person Be? Is Blowing Up

You've probably already heard about the U.S. release of Sheila Heti's excellent novel, How Should A Person Be? — maybe you read the author's g-chat Paris Review interview, or noticed Lena Dunham name-check the book in Entertainment Weekly, or, oh yeah, the book got the full James Wood treatment this week in the New… » 6/19/12 5:00pm 6/19/12 5:00pm