In the HBO series Euphoria, Zendaya delivers a bravura performance as Rue Bennett, a 17-year-old high school student and recovering drug addict. Zendaya’s performance is all the more remarkable because she has never used drugs—not even booze—nor did she have a typical high school experience, whatever that might be, having been a celebrity since she was a teen. She’s also 26, a bit long in the tooth for a high school junior. Or is she? Certainly not in TV shows This story is from Kinfolk Issue Forty-Seven Buy Now Related Stories Arts & Culture Issue 35 Lindsay Peoples Wagner Change your style. Change your industry. Change the outlook of the next generation. Kyla Marshell meets the trailblazing editor-in-chief of Teen Vogue Arts & Culture Issue 29 Word: Adulting A call to embrace your age, not perform it. Arts & Culture Issue 27 Akram Khan On the uneasy dance between knowledge and information. Arts & Culture Issue 50 Close Knit Close Knit: Meet the weavers keeping traditional Egyptian tapestrymaking alive. Arts & Culture Issue 50 The Old Gays Inside a Californian TikTok “content house” of a very different stripe. Arts & Culture Issue 50 New Roots The Palestinian art and agriculture collective sowing seeds of community.