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#32: Lena Waithe's Superpowers

We first spoke with Lena Waithe just ahead of Master of None's second season, which featured the groundbreaking episode "Thanksgiving." Kathy checked back in shortly after Lena won an Emmy for writing that episode. Lena Waithe is an Emmy-award winning writer and actress on Master of None. Her new show, The Chi, premieres Jan. 7, 2018 on Showtime.This episode was recorded in Los Angeles at Werk It, WNYC's women's podcast festival. This bonus episode is the first in a series revisiting episodes from our first two seasons. Episode scoring by Jeremy Bloom.

#31: Out at Work

Nearly 3,000 of you told us about your experiences being queer on the job. And we learned it's rarely as simple as "in" or "out." Visit nancypodcast.org/workresults for results from our Out at Work survey, plus a whole bunch of resources for navigating being queer on the job. Guests: Asa Sevelius is principal of the Heath School in Brookline, Mass. Clair Farley is the director of economic development at the San Francisco LGBT Center; Mia Satya is an employment services specialist with the center's Trans Employment Program. Episode scoring by Jeremy Bloom with additional music by Drake Stafford ("Matte Black") and Evan Schaeffer ("Sisyphus"). Special thanks to Mandy Naglich, Anna Burke, and Alison Morgenstern.

#30: This Awful Side of Me

You don't accept it or you don't understand it? Lewis Wallace is a magazine editor and radio producer in North Carolina. Liza Yeager is a senior at Brown University, where she co-founded Now Here This. Episode scoring by Jeremy Bloom with additional music by Anamorphic Orchestra ("Signs of Life"). Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

#29: Absence Of

You don't know what you don't know. Jordan Crucchiola is an associate editor at Vulture, where this spring she wrote "An Asexual's Defense of Jughead Kissing Better on Riverdale." Ben Schwartz is a LARP writer at the Wayfinder Experience. Episode scoring by Jeremy Bloom with additional music by Drake Stafford ("In Heaven"), Age of Escapism ("Done With Disco" and "Start Over"), Kai Engel ("Daedalus" and "Low Horizon"), and Ultra Cat ("Disco High"). Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

#28: Tegan & Sara & Abby & Josh

Sibling relationships can be tricky. Tegan & Sara are about to hit the road for "The Con X: Tour," which marks the 10th anniversary of their breakout album. Abby Holtzman is a radio producer working now at WAMU and NPR's The Big Listen. Her brother Josh is in his first year at Oberlin College. They only look like twins. Episode scoring by Jeremy Bloom with additional music by Andy Cohen ("A Perceptible Shift") and Juanitos ("Mondo Wack"). Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

#27: Oliver Sipple

On Sept. 22, 1975, Oliver Sipple went for a walk. The rest is history. Latif Nasser is the director of research at Radiolab. Tracie Hunte is a reporter at Radiolab. Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

#26: Different in Two Ways

Ryan Haddad is a writer and actor with a one-man show about hooking up, dating, and intimacy. He also has cerebral palsy. Please don't call him inspirational. Ryan Haddad is a New York-based writer and performer. His one-man show is called "Hi, Are You Single?" This week's episode was recorded live at the Now Hear This podcast festival. Episode scoring by Jeremy Bloom with additional engineering by Matt Boynton. Additional music by Kevin MacLeod ("Slow Burn") and Anamorphic Orchestra ("Radiant Flux"). Special thanks to Chris Bannon, John DeLore, Chris Hartnett, and the entire Now Hear This team. Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

#25: Will and Grace Are Back! (But Should They Be?)

The world's changed since the groundbreaking sitcom went off the air. Eleven years later, does Will & Grace still have something to say? Alex Jung is a staff writer at Vulture, where he covers entertainment and culture. New episodes of Will & Grace air Thursdays on NBC starting Sept. 28. You can watch episodes from the series' original run on Hulu. Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

#24: Somewhat Out

Chirlane McCray, New York City's first lady, spoke to us about the new NYC Unity Project. Her 1979 essay in Essence is called "I Am A Lesbian." Rich Bellis is an associate editor at Fast Company, where he covers the intersection of LGBT issues, business, and leadership. Join our "Out at Work" project by taking our quick survey. Episode scoring by Jeremy Bloom with additional mixing help from Matt Boynton. Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

#23: I See You, I Love You

If you don't see something, say something. Gaby Dunn and Allison Raskin produce a YouTube series called Just Between Us. They have a new YA book called "I Hate Everyone But You." Vivek Shraya is the author of "The Boy and the Bindi," a children's book illustrated by Rajni Perera. (Here's the research she cites about diversity in books for kids.) Join our "Out At Work" project. Take our quick survey to tell us about your experience being queer at work. Support our work! Become a Nancy member today at Nancypodcast.org/donate.

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