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Where are the Women Comedy Writers?

 by Michael Rowe


Tags: Media, Feministing, women, comedy,

women in comedy

Chloe Angyal over at Feministing has a smart essay on a recent Paley Center for Media panel on women writers working in late-night television comedy. Sensing that the female panelists didn’t think gender was the true explanation for the dearth of women in comedy, Angyal draws an acute connection between women comedy writers and female traders on Wall Street:

Source: Feministing

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