Jenny Lawton

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:

#5: Minimalism to the Max

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.

#3: How Questlove Learned to Love Silence

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.

Presenting: A Piece of Work

Thursday, July 06, 2017

A sneak peek at the new podcast in which host Abbi Jacobson (“Broad City”) explores The Museum of Modern Art with her friends and other smart people to ask: what the heck is that?

#14: Kathy Goes to Camp

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Maybe don't overthink this one.

#13: It's Really You

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Sometimes when you speak up, the world answers.

#12: Everything Changed

Sunday, June 11, 2017

The shooting at Pulse claimed 49 lives. Orlando hasn’t been the same since.

#11: You've Told Me This Before

Sunday, June 04, 2017

Asia Kate Dillon’s role on “Billions” helped them understand a non-binary gender identity. Tina Healy comes out as trans over and over again.

American Icons: I Love Lucy

Thursday, June 01, 2017

It set the model for the hit family sitcom. Lucy's weekly antics and humiliation entered the DNA of TV comedy: from “Desperate Housewives” to “30 Rock,” writers can’t live without Lucy.

#10: Dear Nancy

Sunday, May 28, 2017

We've got mail.

#9: Thank You for Being a Friend

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Traveled down the road and back again. Join us for a trip to Florida, with special guests Rufus Wainwright, Saeed Jones, and the ghost of Bea Arthur.

#8: The Coolest Lesbian Ever

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

We talk to Lena Waithe, the scene-stealing BFF on Master of None.

#7: Fear of Being Butch

Sunday, May 14, 2017

There’s no shame in asking for a ‘90s boy band haircut.

#6: Here's What It's Like

Sunday, May 07, 2017

David and Dominique have something in common.

#5: There Are No Gay Wizards

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Albus Dumbledore isn't gay, no matter what J.K. Rowling says. But that doesn't mean the "Harry Potter" books aren't incredibly queer.

#4: The Elephant in the Room

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Gay Republicans say they’ve got Trump on speed dial. Is he picking up the phone?

#3: I Had No Idea

Sunday, April 16, 2017

We were in a relationship?

#2: Like Two Ken Dolls Being Smashed Together

Monday, April 10, 2017

When sex ed doesn't cover it, you've got to figure stuff out on your own.

#1: Hello, hello

Sunday, April 09, 2017

Come out. Repeat. Record.

Nancy: It's a Podcast, Not a Person

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

BFFs Kathy Tu and Tobin Low are super queer, super fun and ready to take over your podcast feed. Join them for provocative stories and frank conversations about the LGBTQ experience.

How “I Hope You Dance” Changed Everything

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Sometimes a song on the radio can change your life. How “I Hope You Dance” saved one woman from a very expensive mistake.

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