Posts tagged "women writers"

Are We Really Surprised That James Franco Has No Space On His Bookshelf For Women Writers?

James Franco, in addition to being an actor, performance artist, director and avid Instagrammer, is a writer of both fiction and poetry. He’s a big reader too — he’s currently…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 9, 2014 - 5:15 pm

The Soapbox: Yes, Women Writers Without Kids “Understand Human Emotions”

The death of Irish novelist Maeve Binchy earlier this week has inspired a lot of articles, most of them warm tributes to her kind heart, quick wit, and writing ability.

Diane Shipley | August 3, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Salon Ends Broadsheet Blog, Announces Tracy Clark-Flory’s New Role

For many Frisky staffers, and Frisky readers, we’re sure, Salon’s Broadsheet blog is a daily must-read. A so-called “feminist” blog, Broadsheet has always been more than that — a blog…

Susannah Breslin | January 10, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Ex-Gawker Editor Emily Gould On Women Writers

I feel bad for Emily Gould. Next week, the former editor of gossip blog will publish her first book, a collection of personal essays called And The Heart Says

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Advice For Women Who Aspire To Be Writers

We’d imagine that among you voracious readers of The Frisky, there are writers and aspiring writers. No doubt, writing is one of the trickiest arts around, and yet we here…

Susannah Breslin | March 1, 2010 - 2:20 pm

What Are Women Fighting About? Ask Emily Gould

Emily Gould should know about women writers and criticism. In the spring of 2008, the former editor at Gawker published an article in the prestigious New York Times Magazine about…

Jessica Wakeman | October 28, 2009 - 7:00 pm