Posts tagged "male novelists"

Today’s Lady News: Are Male Novelists Less Macho Now?

Controversial women's issues writer Katie Roiphe penned an essay for Sunday's New York Times Book Review lamenting what's happened to male novelists writing about sex. In the '60s and '70s, many balked at the ravenous, at times violent, depictions of sexuality in books by writers like Philip Roth, John Updike and Norman Mailer. But the…
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 4, 2010