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Dflewis
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Username: Dflewis

Post Number: 383
Registered: 11-2004
Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2009 - 09:13 am:   

There is much talk in the Guardian Newspaper etc about alleged sexism in the Horror Fiction Industry:

http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2009/sep/22/horror-sexism-fantasy-society

http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/booksblog/2009/sep/23/sexism-horror-novels-row


And at least part of the background story is told here:

http://www.britishfantasysociety.org/forum/index.php?topic=2143.0

regarding the book 'In Conversation, A Writer's Perspective' by James Cooper and its connection with the British Fantasy Society (BFS). My own views are recorded there under the name DFL.


MY ADDITIONAL CONCLUSION: With all this controversy going on about alleged sexism, perhaps the only way to try to avoid any prejudice whatsoever is - at least as an experiment - to do things the (link: http://www.fifthestate.co.uk/2009/08/anonthology-update-and-a-word-from-nemonymo us/) 'Nemonymous' or HarperCollins ANONthology ways.

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