Lena Brandauer

works at the Austrian literary magazine Wespennest and at the Gallery of Literary Journals at the Alte Schmiede, Vienna.


Mission accomplished?

Why cultural magazines need quotas for women

Literary and cultural magazines carry far fewer essays by women than by men. This has to do with the essay form itself as well as engrained male dominance in editorial processes, argues Lena Brandauer. Quotas for women in literary and cultural publishing are a feasible solution.

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