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Lena Dunham on verge of $3.6M book deal

Salon.com – 2012-10-04

The "Girls" creator is poised to conquer the literary world as well
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Lena Dunham – pass notes No 3,262

The 26-year-old star of Emmy-nominated TV series Girls has landed a $3.5m book dealAge: 26.Who is she? Writer, actor, director.A lot of jobs for someone I've never heard of. She's the writer,... | Guardian – 2012-10-09

Want to Know What Lena Dunham's Advice Is Worth? Check Her Twitter Account

Lena Dunham's advice is worth upwards of $3.5 million, the reported amount that Random House paid the creator and star of Girls to write her first book, a collection of... | The Atlantic Wire – 2012-10-10

Why Dunham's book is worth $3.5m

When word came down this week that Girls creator and Tiny Furniture director Lena Dunham had sold a book of essays for more than US$3.5 million, I braced myself for a resurgence of the Dunham... | Stuff – 2012-10-10

Dunham’s $3.7m Advance: Everything Wrong With Publishing Today?

Lena Dunham, creator of HBO’s Girls, signed a $3.7 million book deal with Random House. Rob Spillman says it is emblematic of all that is wrong with corporate publishing today. | Publishing Perspectives – 2012-10-18

Fourth Estate acquires Lena Dunham

Fourth Estate has acquired rights in the book of essays by writer/director/actress Lena Dunham... | The Bookseller – 2012-11-05

'Girls' creator Lena Dunham's book proposal leaks online

Lena Dunham's 66-page book proposal earned her $3.5 million in her deal with Random House. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2012-12-10

Lena Dunham Doesn't Want Playboy to Imagine Her with a Supermodel Body

Even though she called it "Kindergarten reading material," the magazine synonymous with promoting a certain women's body type asked Dunham to imagine having a perfect body type. But she... | The Atlantic Wire – 2013-03-14

Lena Dunham: “I write under duress, often in my bed, often at the last minute”

The "Girls" creator talks to Salon about Season 3, Twitter and letting guys sleep in her bed | Salon.com – 2013-12-27

Lena Dunham Shouldn't Have To Tweet Because She Is A Serious Writer, Okay?

Lena Dunham really hates tweeting. She told Salon that she is "under great duress" and a lot of that is due to the fact that everyone keeps making her tweet things: I feel like I miss a little bit... | The Huffington Post – 2013-12-31

What Point Is Jezebel.com Trying to Make By Offering $10K to See Lena Dunham's Un-Retouched Photos?

I have an uneasy feeling - like the time I decided to back the wrong friend over who stole the other's Sherbet Straws in school - but I vehemently disagree with Jezebel's offer to pay Vogue $10,000... | The Huffington Post – 2014-01-17

VIDEO: Lena Dunham 'happy' with Vogue cover

The actress and writer says she is "happy" with the magazine cover, despite criticism that a body shot of her wasn't used. | BBC World – 2014-01-20

Kanye West Allegedly Confronted Anna Wintour Over Lena Dunham's Vogue Cover (REPORT)

It's no secret that Kanye West believes Kim Kardashian deserves to be on the cover of Vogue, but would another star's good fortune really cause him to confront the magazine's editor-in-chief, Anna... | The Huffington Post – 2014-01-30

Lena Dunham Shares Photo Of Her Book Cover, Announces Release Date

The wait is nearly over! Lena Dunham took to Instagram Monday morning (Feb. 10) to share the cover of her upcoming book, "Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's 'Learned'," and... | The Huffington Post – 2014-02-11

Lena Dunham offers fans a sneak peak at new book Not That Kind Of Girl

Book of essays titled Not That Kind Of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s ‘Learned,’ will be released in October 2014Tom McCarthy | The Guardian – 2014-02-11

'Girls' star Lena Dunham book cover channels 1970s vibe

Lena Dunham, creator and star of cult TV hit "Girls," will release her first book October 7, she revealed Monday, with a cover that harks back to the decade that taste forgot. Dunham, 27,... | Yahoo! News – 2014-02-11

Take a look at Lena Dunham’s book cover

The book jacket is a text-heavy nod to other titles by influential women writers from the '60s and '70s | Salon.com – 2014-02-11

Bill Clinton vs. Lena Dunham: The Shakespearean battle of boomers and millennials

Generational showdown made even richer by the fact that these are parents and children, bound (and living) together | Salon.com – 2014-03-02

Lena Dunham To Write Archie Comics Story

If that image looks familiar, it's because it's a mash-up of the classic girls from Archie Comics, and the promotional poster for Lena Dunham's HBO series, "Girls." And the reason it exists is... | The Huffington Post – 2014-03-04

BEA 2014: Lena Dunham: Where the Girls Are

Golden Globe winner Lena Dunham is best known as the creator and star of the hit HBO series Girls, where she plays 20-something aspiring writer Hannah Horvath. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-31

Mary Karr on Lena Dunham’s book tour

Let’s talk about the most awesome book tour for this year’s hottest memoir. (Hillary Who?) On Twitter Tuesday, Lena Dunham announced that she’ll travel to 11 cities to promote “Not That Kind... | The Washington Post – 2014-07-16

Lena Dunham wants America to read her memoir, though ‘Girls’ star will bypass D.C.

Let’s talk about the most awesome book tour for this year’s hottest memoir. (Hillary Who?) On Tuesday, Lena Dunham announced that she’ll travel to 11 cities to promote “Not That Kind of... | The Washington Post – 2014-07-19

Emily Gould Responds To Lena Dunham's 'You Fully Suck' Twitter Message

Friendship author Emily Gould is known for her tendency to overshare, but it seems the Emily Books founder regrets the impact it's had on her relationship with fellow writer Lena Dunham. In recent... | The Huffington Post – 2014-07-22

From riot grrrls to “Girls”: Tina Fey, Kathleen Hanna, Lena Dunham and the birth of an inspiring new feminism

The Web's not perfect, but it has helped produce an amazing new generation of writers, activists and stars | Salon.com – 2014-09-01

New Yorker piece proves therapists are the perfect subject for Lena Dunham

The magazine just published an excerpt of Dunham's upcoming memoir, "Not That Kind of Girl" | Salon.com – 2014-08-25

Review: 'Not That Kind of Girl' by Lena Dunham

I came to Lena Dunham, appropriately enough, at my therapist's office. I was paging through the Aug. 13, 2012, issue of The New Yorker, waiting to begin my weekly session of labored oversharing, when... | Chicago Tribune – 2014-09-25

Lena Dunham's upcoming memoir: What are reviews saying?

Dunham's book 'Not That Kind of Girl' is being praised for its voice and humor, though some critics note her show 'Girls' isn't mentioned much. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-09-26

Lena Dunham, the Book

A few pages into her essay collection and modern feminist handbook Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s “Learned,” Lena Dunham presents a list of instantly recognizable... | Slate – 2014-09-30

Dunham slammed for not paying artists

Girls star Lena Dunham has come under fire for seeking performers to work for free on her lucrative book tour. | The Sydney Morning Herald – 2014-09-30

Lena Dunham Says She'll Pay Acts On Book Tour

This is what happens when you call out Lena Dunham. The "Girls" star, who is kicking off a huge book tour in support of "Not That Kind of Girl," was criticized on Monday after it was reported she was... | The Huffington Post – 2014-10-01

What Lena Dunham’s “learned”: Her entertaining, frustrating literary debut

The "Girls" creator is a major talent -- but this book is missing a central part of what makes her show so good | Salon.com – 2014-09-29

Dunham Sells 38K in First Week

Lena Dunham's much-talked about essay collection, 'Not That Kind of Girl,' sold about 38,000 print copies in its first week on sale, according to Nielsen BookScan. | Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-10

Lena Dunham will adapt 'Catherine, Called Birdy' as a film

'Catherine' is by writer Karen Cushman. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-10-16

The gospel of Ephron: What Amy Poehler and Lena Dunham’s books have in common

How did the female celebrity memoir turn into feminist self-help? | Salon.com – 2014-10-21

Lena Dunham cancels tour dates following bloggers' accusations that she sexually abused her younger sister

Writers for the websites the National Review and Truth Revolt say that passages in Dunham's book 'Not That Kind of Girl' describe Dunham sexually abusing her younger sister. Dunham tweeted, 'Don't... | The Christian Science Monitor – 2014-11-04

Lena Dunham Speaks Out: 'I Do Not Condone Any Kind of Abuse'

Lena Dunham has spoken out in response to the controversy surrounding her book, "Not That Kind of Girl," and allegations she molested her younger sister, Grace Dunham. In a statement to Time... | The Huffington Post – 2014-11-04

Let’s all be a lot less honest: Lena Dunham, naked selfies, and the irony of oversharing

It's time to drop our authenticity fetish and get real about the neglected art of playing social roles | Salon.com – 2014-11-16

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