Sigh. This oughtta be an interesting comment stream…
- After Jodi Picoult’s complaints about JFranz getting mag covers and a great NYT review because he’s a white male, it was only a matter of …Time… before someone started to crunch the numbers (see what I did there?) Turns out she was right…
- Here in Canada, however, coverage seems to suggest things work the other way…
- And in the UK, discussion with AS Byatt around the Orange Prize leads her to say that women who write intellectual books are written off as “strange and unnatural” by critics
[Update] Commenter Panic (below) posts a frank open letter to Picoult at this link.