#GAReads | The Overwhelming Gender Bias In 'New York Times' Book Reviews

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"The Overwhelming Gender Bias In 'New York Times' Book Reviews":

It's been 167 years since Charlotte identified this "prejudice," yet men still wield a disproportionate amount of power. Recent analyses have found that women are less likely to be published in top tier literary outlets, or to have their work reviewed, especially by men. Now, results from a new analysis support the Bronte sisters' hunch: Women are less likely to receive reviews when writing about topics that aren't deemed "feminine."

Read Jane C. Hu's full article in the Pacific Standard here…