The Great American Novel: Men Only? (Slate)

The volume is increasing on a debate currently taking place within the literary community about gender and ethnic bias among book critics. Writer Meghan O’Roarke adds her insightful voice to the gender issue in an essay at Slate titled, “Can a Woman Be a ‘Great American Novelist’?”

Additionally, yesterday The Huffington Post published a satirical “Apology for Women’s Literature” by Carol Muske-Dukes and VIDA: Women in the Literary Arts co-founder Cate Marvin.

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