12/1/2011

The literary awards landscape appears to be very similar to the big screen movie scenario with a lack of female authors on best book lists and a tiny number of female authors among the nominee ranks. Yet there are some bright spots to celebrate when it comes to gender equality in the writing world. Females represent 25% of the literary workplace while women account for just 17% of the Senate and less than 3% of Fortune 500 top executives.

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