Incredible Women

Incredible Women

By NET-A-PORTER

NET-A-PORTER presents Incredible Women


NET-A-PORTER presents the Incredible Women podcast, season seven. In this series, titled Vision and Voice, we sit down with women whose inspiring ideas, passion and drive are forging positive change. Featuring Hari Nef, Adwoa Aboah, Sophia Li and more.



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Episodes

Real representation on screen and the joy of filmmaking, with Emma Seligman

In the final episode of Vision and Voice, we are joined by writer and director Emma Seligman. Listen in as she talks about creating the high-school comedy of her generation, Bottoms; telling stories where identity isn’t the plot; and why Greta Gerwig is her all-time heroine. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
17/10/23·33m 12s

Crucial storytelling and pushing positive action, with Sophia Li

For the penultimate episode, we are joined by Sophia Li, the inspiring climate advocate, podcast host, and journalist. Listen in as she talks about the role of storytellers in a crisis, moving away from the doom-and-gloom narrative, and aiming for a brighter future. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
10/10/23·32m 57s

Empowering women through fashion, and unrelenting drive, with Emilia Wickstead

In this episode, we are joined by celebrated designer Emilia Wickstead. Listen in as she talks about her passion and purpose, the persistence it’s taken to get to where she is, and the mistakes she’s made along the way. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
03/10/23·32m 26s

Researching passions and the art of being a diva, with Kate Bailey

In this episode, we are joined by Kate Bailey, senior curator of theater and performance at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. Listen in as she talks about creating extraordinary exhibitions, her fascination with the concept of diva, and the process of sourcing rare objects.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
26/09/23·29m 2s

Transforming Mental Health and Making Career Moves, with Adwoa Aboah

In the second episode, we are joined by Adwoa Aboah, the actor, model, and founder of mental-health organization Gurls Talk. Listen in as she talks about the dangers of ego, chasing joy, and turning shame into an opportunity to share and heal. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
18/09/23·35m 9s

Pioneering in fashion and Hollywood, with Hari Nef

In the first episode of Vision and Voice, we are joined by Hari Nef – actor, producer, model and writer. Listen in as she talks about what it was like to work with Greta Gerwig on Barbie, taking creative control, and her desire to be known as a great actor. This interview was completed prior to the SAG strike. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
12/09/23·30m 1s

Vision and Voice

NET-A-PORTER presents the Incredible Women podcast, season seven. In this series, titled Vision and Voice, we sit down with women whose inspiring ideas, passion and drive are forging positive change. Featuring Hari Nef, Adwoa Aboah, Sophia Li and more. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
05/09/23·1m 36s

Desire, aging, and writing the female experience, with Lisa Taddeo

In the final episode of Champions of Change, we are joined by Lisa Taddeo – the bestselling writer whose debut, Three Women, has become one of the most talked-about books of recent years. Listen in as she talks about fear, telling stories to make people feel less alone, and society’s issue with aging women. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
11/04/23·40m 40s

Thinking big and world-changing technology, with Kiara Nirghin

In the penultimate episode of Champions of Change, we are joined by Kiara Nirghin - the inventor and technologist who received the grand prize at the Google Science Fair aged 16. Listen in as she talks about motivating others to pioneer, diversifying the field of science, and the advantages of inexperience.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
04/04/23·32m 46s

Creativity, love, and transforming the media landscape, with Liv Little

In the next episode of Champions of Change, we are joined by Liv Little – the writer and editor who started a media empire when she was still at university. Listen in as she talks about legacy, the revolutionary power of love, and creating a platform for voices often overlooked.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
28/03/23·29m 53s

Redefining beauty standards and challenging social media, with Naomi Shimada

In this episode of Champions of Change, we are joined by Naomi Shimada – writer, presenter and model. Listen in as she talks about unrealistic beauty ideals, the pressure of perfectionism, and the messiness of being human. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
21/03/23·32m 22s

Courage, hope, and raising up women’s rights, with Leila Yavari

In the next episode of Champions of Change, we are joined by Leila Yavari – the former fashion director turned strategic advisor and human-rights activist. Listen in as she talks about lifting up the women of Iran and the importance of self-care in supporting others. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
14/03/23·26m 4s

Inspiring women in music and taking creative control, with Este Haim

In the first episode of Champions of Change, we are joined by Este Haim – singer, songwriter, composer and one-third of the record-breaking band Haim. Listen in as she talks about inspiring other women to follow in her footsteps, shaking up the male-dominated music industry, and turning her hand to TV.*YNAP Corporation, trading as NET-A-PORTER, will make a donation equal to one (1) USD ($1) for each first-time listen to the first episode of this podcast series made between 05:00 GMT on March 7, 2023 and 05:00 GMT on March 13, 2023 to Catalyst Inc. of 120 Wall Street, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10005, USA, an Ohio non-profit organization under charitable registration number 13-1992402. The Donation will be subject to a maximum amount equal to twenty thousand US Dollars ($20,000). If the number of listens is 10,000 or less, YNAP Corporation will give a minimum Donation of ten thousand US dollars ($10,000). Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
07/03/23·27m 41s

Childhood fame and doing the impossible, with Keke Palmer

In the final episode, we are joined by Keke Palmer – actor, presenter, director and singer. Listen in as she talks about her two decades in the entertainment industry so far, smashing down barriers, and doing it all her own way. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
18/10/22·33m 39s

Style evolution and rejecting ‘fashion mistakes’, with Susie Lau

 In the penultimate episode, we are joined by Susie Lau – writer, consultant and one of the original style influencers. Listen in as she talks about her inner geek, the ritual of getting dressed, and using her digital platform to drive change in fashion and beyond.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
11/10/22·32m 51s

Sustainability, stigma, and science, with Zinnia Kumar

In this episode, we are joined by Zinnia Kumar, a scientist, ecologist, activist, writer and model, who is driving conversations around sustainability and diversity forward in her fields. Listen in as she talks about decolonizing beauty ideals, South Asian representation, and why she’s not afraid to speak up about the causes that matter to her.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
04/10/22·27m 25s

Representation and revising art history, with Katy Hessel

In this episode, we are joined by art historian, curator, writer and broadcaster Katy Hessel, who has made it her mission to reinsert women artists into the canon of history. Listen in as she discusses art as activism and shares her perspective-shifting approach to the industry.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
27/09/22·28m 58s

Fashion, technology and the future of design, with Grace Ling

In the second episode, we are joined by Singaporean designer Grace Ling, who has captured the attention of the fashion world and garnered an A-list following. Listen in as she talks about her inspirations, defining sexiness, and shaping the future of sustainability via technology.   Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
20/09/22·26m 53s

Songwriting and overcoming shame, with Self Esteem

In the first episode, we are joined by Self Esteem, the singer-songwriter making waves in the music industry with her candid lyrics and infectious melodies. Listen in as she talks about building confidence, learning to prioritize herself, and why her future feels limitless.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
13/09/22·32m 19s

Michelle Lee

In the final episode of the series, we are joined by Michelle Lee, global vice president of editorial and publishing at Netflix and boundary-pushing journalist. Listen in as she talks about her love of content – in all its guises – the beauty of telling ugly stories, and how she aims to create a sense of belonging through her work. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
12/04/22·28m 57s

Marine Tanguy

In the penultimate episode, we are joined by Marine Tanguy, the French entrepreneur who is changing the art world for the better. Listen in as she talks about the relationships that sustain her, how she discovers new talents, and why she respects the past while driving her industry forward. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
05/04/22·30m 33s

Arlo Parks

 In this episode, we are joined by Arlo Parks, the singer-songwriter and poet who makes music that strikes a chord. Listen in as she talks about writing empathetic lyrics, practicing positivity and the fashion that makes her feel powerful.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
29/03/22·28m 56s

Yalda Hakim

In this episode, we are joined by Yalda Hakim, the award-winning broadcast journalist, BBC World News presenter, correspondent and documentary-maker. Listen in as she talks about the privilege and responsibility of her platform, why storytelling has always been part of who she is, and the women who inspire her brave reporting every day. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
22/03/22·28m 44s

Supriya Lele

In this episode, we are joined by Supriya Lele, the British-Indian fashion designer leading a style revolution. Listen in as she talks about going against the grain in her career, the women who have shaped her, and why her brand is all about confidence and inclusivity. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
15/03/22·29m 17s

Laverne Cox

In the first episode, we are joined by Laverne Cox, the trailblazing actor, producer and LGBTQ+ advocate. Listen in as she talks about love, letting go of guilt, and why her work is centered on “beautifully flawed” characters and stories that challenge. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
08/03/22·27m 1s

Quannah Chasinghorse

In the final episode of the series, we speak to Quannah Chasinghorse – the land protector, climate warrior and new-gen model who is making global impact with her dedication to environmental activism and advocation for Indigenous rights and representation. Listen in as she talks about fighting for the causes she cares about, shaping her career in fashion, and her hopes and dreams for the future Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
26/10/21·32m 34s

Melissa Lozada-Oliva

In this episode, we are joined by the spoken-word poet and writer Melissa Lozada-Oliva, who came to prominence with her award-winning poem Like Totally Whatever in 2015. Listen in as she talks about her surreal new book and the big-screen adaptation, viral poetry performances and the cult of celebrity. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
19/10/21·24m 44s

Elsa Majimbo

In this episode we are joined by Elsa Majimbo, the comedian and social-media sensation whose straight-talking satirical videos – which often feature her eating crisps, wearing tiny sunglasses and sharing an inner monologue direct to camera – started to go viral during lockdown. Listen in as she talks about adjusting to her newfound celebrity and DMing with Rihanna Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
12/10/21·25m 15s

Tavi Gevinson

In this episode we speak to Tavi Gevinson: actor, writer, editor and cultural commentator. Though only 25, Gevinson is a bona fide millennial multihyphenate who has been in the public eye for over half her life, since the launch of her fashion blog Style Rookie. Listen as she talks about growing up in the public eye, starring in the much-anticipated Gossip Girlreboot, and her dedication to empowering the voices of her generation.  Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
05/10/21·29m 28s

Yumi Nu

In this episode we speak to Yumi Nu, the model, singer-songwriter and entrepreneur making strides both in and out of the fashion world. Listen in as she talks about a monumental year for her career, raising up her voice, and taking change into her own hands. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
28/09/21·31m 1s

Charli XCX

In the first episode, we are joined by the inimitable Charli XCX, the music maverick who has redefined the pop landscape. Listen in as she talks about looking after her mental health, the first song she ever wrote, and breaking barriers for women in music. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
14/09/21·33m 36s

Ashley Graham

Supermodel, mother, activist and podcaster Ashley Graham features in the final episode of season two of our Incredible Women podcast series Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
06/04/21·25m 19s

Rina Sawayama

Acclaimed singer-songwriter, Rina Sawayama features in the fifth episode of season two of our Incredible Women podcast series Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
30/03/21·29m 30s

Lisa Joy

The trailblazing writer, director and producer Lisa Joy features in the fourth episode of season two of our Incredible Women podcast series Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
23/03/21·33m 49s

Aranya Johar

The inspiring spoken word artist, Aranya Johar, features in the third episode of season two of our Incredible Women podcast series Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
16/03/21·32m 12s

Elizabeth Nyamayaro

Humanitarian and founder of the HeForShe social movement, Elizabeth Nyamayaro, features in the second episode of season two of our Incredible Women podcast series Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
09/03/21·34m 53s

Meena Harris

Our first episode features Meena Harris, the inspiring founder and CEO of Phenomenal Woman Action Campaign and bestselling author. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
02/03/21·33m 35s

Francesca Hayward and Lauren Cuthbertson

 Our final episode features principal dancers at the Royal Ballet, Francesca Hayward and Lauren Cuthbertson, reminiscing about the first time they saw each other dance, unforgettable moments on stage and the vastly different ways they’ll be ringing in the new year, with Frankie performing in the Nutcracker and Lauren welcoming home her newborn baby Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
15/12/20·28m 30s

Petra Němcová and Noëlla Coursaris Musunka

Presenting the first season of our new Incredible Women podcast series. In episode five, models and philanthropists, Petra Němcová and Noëlla Coursaris Musunka, discuss modelling together, the importance of schools and community and how they celebrate the holiday season. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
08/12/20·26m 28s

Yara and Keri Shahidi

Presenting the first season of our new Incredible Women podcast series. In episode four, actors and producers, Yara and Keri Shahidi, open up about their mother-daughter relationship, making time for self-care in lockdown and giving back this holiday season and beyond Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
01/12/20·26m 44s

Laura Harrier and Danielle Goldberg

Tune in to our third episode, featuring actor Laura Harrier and stylist Danielle Goldberg, for an intimate glimpse at their close relationship as they discuss the origin of their friendship, travelling the world together, red carpet dressing and missing real life, physical interactions Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
24/11/20·23m 13s

Sandra Choi and Mimi Xu

Episode two features Jimmy Choo creative director Sandra Choi and musician and DJ Mimi Xu talking about true friendships in fashion, their multi-cultural upbringings, wellbeing and their plans for 2021 and beyond Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
17/11/20·27m 44s

Carey Mulligan and Emerald Fennell

Celebrating Togetherness with our new podcast. Episode one features actors Carey Mulligan and Emerald Fennell talking about the strength they draw from their friendship, holiday rituals and their courageous new movie Promising Young Woman Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
10/11/20·28m 32s
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