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Why Aren’t There More Female Cartoonists?

Jen Sorensen has a column at Campus Progress discussing the bristol board barrier women face:
We're something of a rare breed. Exact statistics are difficult to find—even the national group Association of American Editorial Cartoonists can only estimate the national number of political cartoonists, let alone break them down by gender, ethnicity, or class. But to give you a rough idea, of the association's 185 current regular members, only 15 are women. I'm one of them
08.08.2008 |