Most Women In Publishing Don’t Have The Luxury Of Being Unlikable

An excerpt of Manjula Martin’s essay anthology, Scratch: Writers, Money, and the Art of Making a Living. Gould addresses one of the many double standards in publishing: women authors must be “nice,” accommodating and virtually boundary-less, while men authors suffer no consequences for being real–or even rude.

Source: BuzzFeed
Published: Jan 6, 2017
Length: 7 minutes (1,835 words)
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