Thursday, November 30, 2017
The Roundup with PW
Gender Inequality in Literary Prizes: A VIDA report finds that women are still vastly overlooked for prizes in comparison to male authors.
Ferrante Is Working On a New Novel: The new work is reported to be separate from the TV screenplay the author is working on for the adaptation of her Neapolitan series.
A Pseudonym Scandal at Marvel: Editor-in-chief C.B. Cebulski wrote multiple series for Marvel from 2004 to 2005 under a Japanese pseudonym to circumvent company policy.
How a Bookseller Became a Bag Seller: New York’s Strand Book Store has been making tote bags since the 1980s. Today, it boasts more than 100 designs.
Decent Men in Fiction: Hunting for a few good men in your reading life? They're harder to find in literature than you might think. Here are a few.