Gendered Book Covers


A sobering panel discussion on the gendered nature of book covers from earlier in 2015 can be found here at The Wheeler Center’s website.

As was noted by someone on the panel, “It starts with children’s books.”

Cover girls: How lipstick, bathing suits, and naked backs discredit women’s fiction from Boston Globe

Sexy Backs and Headless Women: A Book Cover Manifesto from The Millions