As the title of Lena Dunham's book asserts, she's Not That Kind Of Girl.
Not the kind of girl to sit quietly when she has something to say, and not the kind of girl who won't respond when she feels attacked.
And many parts of her book have come under fire lately — not only was she accused of raping her sister, many didn't believe her account of being raped herself.
She's now speaking up about that incident and giving her thoughts on the way the public has responded to it.
In an essay titled "Why I Chose To Speak Out", Lena writes: