ABC has just greenlighted the return of thirtysomething, the show that encapsulated our angst about finding the balance among marriage, career, and kids. How do you think the characters have fared as they enter sixtysomething?
Hollywood has always loved youth and beauty, but in the past few years we’ve seen a refreshing appreciation for women of experience. Last night’s Golden Globes was no exception.
It’s that time of year, when we look at the cultural contributions women our age will be making in the year ahead. We’re sure 2020 will be another banner year for us.
Jennifer Townsend was profoundly moved by the film of sisterhood and liberation and risked everything to make a documentary, “Catching Sight of Thelma & Louise,” about how the film impacted women like her.
Here’s a shout out to four iconic women celebrating big December birthdays. They capture the spirit we most admire in women this age: resiliency, creativity, and humor.
Fresh off Star Wars fame–and a drug overdose–Carrie Fisher found her true calling: as a writer. In this excerpt from her acclaimed biography of Fisher, Sheila Weller gives us the scoop.
Between the three of them, they have 220 years of experience, talent, and guts. Happy Birthday this month to Tina Turner and two other cultural powerhouses.
In her new book No Stopping Us Now, the op-ed columnist introduces us to characters who have been aging boldly since the founding of the country.
Real-life scandals in our #MeToo and #Times Up moment inform this new Apple TV+ streaming series.
The recent Oscar winner is starring as a masked hero in a highly anticipated new series. But that’s only half the story. Wait till you hear how she’s bettering the lives of women and at-risk kids. Brava! By Susan Hornik
Need something gooood to watch? HBO’s Mrs. Fletcher, with Kathryn Hahn, promises to be just that. We can’t wait, how about you?
Lori Lieberman helped write “Killing Me Softly With His Song,” but never received proper credit. Now, as she relaunches her singing career, she shares the real story behind the lyrics.
As she moves from nanny to hot granny in her new TV show, the riotous comedian talks about finding and cherishing life’s silver linings.
In a free-ranging discussion, the Supreme Court Justice explains what she’d add to the Constitution and how long she thinks she’ll stay in the job.
Kate Stone Lombardi never expected a meet-up about literature to play such a huge role in her life. But this gathering of women has worked a kind of magic.
This stage and screen icon pioneered a place for African American women.
On the 50th anniversary of Janis Joplin’s breakout as a solo artist—with a movie and a new book just released—the legendary singer’s best friend tells of their bond and their escapades—from Haight Ashbury to Woodstock.
Jessye Norman’s majestic gift and regal presence will be missed.
A cool resource for women over 40 is now publishing books by and for us, too
After months of checking out how Hollywood treats women our age, Valerie Frankel has developed an aversion to a certain kind of films. Check out why here.