The Year of Only Publishing Women

"When author Kamila Shamsie challenged the book industry to publish only women in 2018 to help address a gender imbalance in literature, just one publisher took up the challenge." And Other Stories, an English publisher who publish translations and English language books, has decided to only publish women writers in 2018, according to the BBC. Pair with: an essay by our own Marie Myung-Ok Lee about the visibility and privacy of women writers.

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Motherhood as Muse

Parenting and writing are chock-full of doubts and frustrations, stress and delight, but these challenges can also fuels a writer’s work by reminding us that writing is a choice like any other, and that uncertainty remains part of the process.