Australian publisher, literary prize director: More men need to read books by women

Aviva Tuffield

ReadWomen2014 shared an essay today on Facebook by Aviva Tuffield, the executive director of the new Stella Prize, which celebrates writing by Australian women. She wrote it for Daily Life, one of several lifestyle websites affiliated with the Sydney Morning-Herald and The Age (Melbourne) newspapers.

It’s well worth a few minutes of your time to get another perspective on the issue of why men won’t read books by women (it starts early) and what can be done to remedy this problem.

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