Where Are the Women At The New York Review of Books? – Tenured Radical – The Chronicle of Higher Education

One of the paradoxes of being a female intellectual in my generation is that we grew up dreaming about being part of a literary and academic establishment that did not include people like us. This is, of course, doubly true for lesbians and women of color. My life history is informed by what is, and what used to be: sometimes the two collide. These collisions usually occur when I revisit the literary institutions that have shaped my aspirations and career since the 1960s.

via Where Are the Women At The New York Review of Books? – Tenured Radical – The Chronicle of Higher Education.

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