Jenny Lawton is the Senior Editor of WNYC Studios, where she works on Nancy, Radiolab's More Perfect, and other projects. She was previously the Executive Producer of Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen. Before joining WNYC, she covered politics, technology, and the arts at WBEZ/Chicago Public Radio.
Jenny Lawton appears in the following:
Sunday, October 22, 2017
You don't accept it or you don't understand it?
Sunday, October 15, 2017
You don't know what you don't know.
Sunday, October 08, 2017
Sibling relationships can be tricky.
Tuesday, October 03, 2017
On Sept. 22, 1975, Oliver Sipple went for a walk. The rest is history.
Sunday, October 01, 2017
Ryan Haddad is a writer and actor with a one-man show about hooking up, dating, and intimacy. He also has cerebral palsy. Please don't call him inspirational.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
The world's changed since the groundbreaking sitcom went off the air. Eleven years later, does Will & Grace still have something to say?
Sunday, September 24, 2017
New York City's first lady, Chirlane McCray, connects a new city initiative for LGBTQ youth to her own experience.
Sunday, September 17, 2017
If you don't see something, say something.
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Twenty-eight states lack employment protections for LGBT people. And what federal protections do exist are under new attack.
Sunday, September 03, 2017
The L Word is a soap opera, and maybe not even a particularly good one at that. But it's also essential viewing for queer women.
Sunday, August 27, 2017
Nore Davis tells jokes about his brother, Khalil, being transgender. But they've never really just sat down to talk about it. Plus: Patti Harrison responds to the president.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Even after "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" was repealed, the military wasn't an easy place to be out.
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Thanks for the invite, but Tobin's going to skip your pool party.
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
If a picture is worth a thousand words, what about an artwork that’s nothing but words?
Monday, August 07, 2017
Walk into MoMA and you’ll find everything from paintings by Van Gogh to video games and emojis. How come all these things be in the same museum?
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Andy Warhol wanted to be a famous artist, and painting soup cans got him way more than his 15 minutes of fame. But is there more to Pop Art than being popular?
Monday, July 31, 2017
Back in the 1960s, artists couldn’t wait to get their hands on a new medium: video. Since then, they’ve used it to capture everything from the personal to the political.
Thursday, July 27, 2017
An estimated 15,000 trans people currently serve in the U.S. military.
Monday, July 24, 2017
Sometimes art doesn’t look like very much like art at all -- and that’s kind of the point of Minimalism. But Abbi discovers there’s a lot more to simplicity than meets the eye.
Monday, July 17, 2017
Works of art that are just one color -- monochromes -- are sometimes easy to walk by. But if you take the time to look, monochromes can recharge your batteries better than meditation.