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Hbook Podcast 1.37 – Publishing and the Patriarchy

Podcast the 37th in which Roger and Siân talk about the recent election and women in publishing.

Roger’s morning after
Lee and Low Diversity baseline survey
Publishing industry is overwhelmingly white and female, US study finds
Are Book Publishers To Blame For Gender Discrimination?
Why Men Don’t Read: How Publishing is Alienating Half the Population
Gender Bias In Publishing Is Real — And This Study Proves It
Publishers Weekly 2016 salary survey
Pay Equity and Discrimination
Reading While White
The Dehumanizing Sexism of the Harvard Men’s Soccer Team’s Scouting Report
Media Source Team

Election Links
What Happened on Election Day
Donald Trump sexism tracker
White Women Helped Elect Donald Trump

People we talk about
Carla Hayden
Zena Sutherland
Michael Grant
Elizabeth Law
Yolanda Scott, Editorial Director Charlesbridge
Carolyn Reidy, CEO Simon & Schuster
Linda K Zecher was CEO for Houghton Mifflin but just stepped down in September (interim CEO: L. Gordon Crovitz)
Anita Silvey
Susan Marston
Rebecca Miller
Betsy Hearne
Hazel Rochman
Lisa Yee

*52% of white women voters voted for Trump, not 54% like Siân said.

Siân Gaetano About Siân Gaetano

Siân Gaetano is assistant editor for The Horn Book, Inc. Follow her on Twitter @KidLitChick.

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