July52014
fastcompany:

The publishing industry’s packaging of women’s literary fiction in stereotypically girly covers makes great books seem trashy.
“Even when their artistic merits are equal, women writers often still lack the cultural authority of their male counterparts, and this rampant trashy branding contributes to that disparity.”
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Wow. Since I read most books electronically, I hadn’t noticed this - but it’s EVERYWHERE. 

fastcompany:

The publishing industry’s packaging of women’s literary fiction in stereotypically girly covers makes great books seem trashy.

Even when their artistic merits are equal, women writers often still lack the cultural authority of their male counterparts, and this rampant trashy branding contributes to that disparity.”

Read More>

Wow. Since I read most books electronically, I hadn’t noticed this - but it’s EVERYWHERE. 

(via chromiumantimony)

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