[LMB] OT: Why, oh why do woman mystery story writers seem to be obsessed with clothes???

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Tue Dec 3 03:17:32 GMT 2019



> On Dec 2, 2019, at 8:13 PM, Katherine Collett <kcollett at hamilton.edu> wrote:
> 
> Apparently some men still don't know how to write from female viewpoints, judging by these examples, mocked on Twitter and quoted in a 2018 article:  https://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2018/apr/03/male-authors-write-female-characters-twitter <https://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2018/apr/03/male-authors-write-female-characters-twitter>
And some women don’t know how to write from female viewpoints as well.   Being of a gender is not sufficient to make someone a good writer.


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