This year, the Awwwards boast that they received over 1,000 applications and chose the final 188 through a “lengthy shortlisting process where profiles, experience, and talent, were taken into account.”
Something is missing in that process based on these numbers. With that volume of applications, they have no excuse for selecting a group of 188 judges where only 20 are women.Read More
When there are five available slots for winners, what does it say when every single prize goes to a man?Read More
The National Book Award is a prestigious "American literary prize administered by the National Book Foundation, a nonprofit organization." Previous winners include literary luminaries Flannery O'Connor, Saul Bellow, Alice Walker, and more.
The National Book Foundation recently released their longlist of nominees, and 60% of the nominated books were written by women!Read More