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Linkage: Arts funding, gender representation, and diversity

Writing Arts funding in style. “It’s rather shocking when, as an artist, people do value what you do.” The New York Film Academy looks at gender representation in film. Geena Davis’ two-step solution to making Hollywood less sexist on-screen. On … Continue reading

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Linkage: Chocolate, typefaces and time travel

Publishing & Publicity Want to sell more books? Research suggests infusing bookshops with the aroma of chocolate boosts sales. Perhaps this could be tried at book launches, too? Fond of a European typeface, but unsure how to say it? Fortunately,  … Continue reading

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CWILA Expands the Conversation on Our Critical Culture

On June 13, Canadian Women in the Literary Arts (CWILA) launched its official website with a mandate to create a discursive space to address the politics of representation, the critical reception of women’s writing  (including genderqueer writers, indigenous writers, and … Continue reading

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