All posts tagged: women

qotd May 26, 2014

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Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them. — Margaret Atwood via Women React to a Murder Spree at UCSB With an Airing of Grievances – Conor Friedersdorf – The Atlantic.

The state of women in British Literature.

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Image by Getty Images via Daylife One thing about this year’s Man Booker award process just struck me as I was sitting here waiting for my doctor’s appointment (regular checkup, nothing scary): there were three women up for the prize. And in none of the commentary that I saw was it mentioned that three women writers were up for the prize, and how would they fare? It was simply that the merits of each book […]