It’s true that in every individual circumstance it can be argued that the novel by the male writer is the better one, and it may well be the case that year, or the next, or even the next. But over time, a bias becomes clear.
(* This post has been transferred from my old website. Please excuse the formatting.) As mentioned in my last post, this past weekend Sisters in Crime held a rare and wonderful women crime writers’ convention in Melbourne, called SheKilda. Why women? Why Sisters In Crime? I think bestselling US crime writer Sara Paretsky, creator of [...]
Sisters in Crime Australia formed 20 years ago, and this past weekend they held SheKilda Women Crime Writers’ Convention in Melbourne.