Sneak peek

Lena Dunham gives “special preview” of Lenny newsletter

Actress and comedian Lena Dunham has stirred up quite a bit of intrigue about what the newsletter Lenny she’s launching with Girls executive producer Jenni Konner will look like. On Monday, people who have signed up for Lenny got a little sneak preview. The newsletter focused on Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old woman who mysteriously died last month while in police custody in Texas, and featured a Q&A with Chenai Okammor, a friend and mentee of Bland’s who was collaborating on the creation of a website with her. Bland never got to see the fruits of her labor online, but the site Woman4Woman went live on Monday. “She was just discovering her own strength beyond the physical, focusing on intellect and spirituality,” Okammor told Dunham, remembering her late friend. “She was also focusing on how to share the things she’s passionate about with the world.”

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