Lena Dunham

Following up on our discussion of magazines and photoshop, I’ve come across a couple more articles regarding Lena Dunham’s thoughts on the matter. Do we think she’s a responsible role model for girls and women? Is it her responsibility, as a public figure amd successful artist, to be a role model at all?

Lena Dunham Will Not Be Retouched: “If That Means No More Magazine Covers, So Be It”

Lena Dunham’s Magazine Cover Was Photoshopped And She’s Not Okay With It

Also, have you checked out Bust Magazine? Do you think it represents a healthy alternative to mainstream mags that may contribute to body shaming?

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