Lena Chen is an artist, writer and feminist activist living in Berlin and Los Angeles. Born in San Francisco, California, Chen studied sociology and studied women, sex, and sexuality at Harvard University. Her work deals with women's identity, trauma, and intimacy.
|Born||August 13, 1987, San Francisco|
|Alma mater||Harvard College|
|Notable works||Sex and the Ivy|
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Feminism and sex writer and blogger who became known due to the volume of harassment she received while writing. She ran the blog The Chicktionary until 2013, when she quit blogging and moved to Berlin with her boyfriend.
She started the blog Sex and The Ivy in her sophomore year at Harvard, to mixed reactions. The harassment increased in 2009 when an ex-boyfriend leaked photos of her on the internet.
Her work has been published in The Boston Globe, Hustler, and College Humor, among others.
Her family immigrated from China.
She and Laci Green both became known for blogging about sex.
- American sex category
- American Bloggers
- Feminist artists
- San Francisco writers
Latest information about Lena Chen updated on May 18 2021.