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Kenneth Dickerman / The Washington Post
“Magic used to be just for men. For many centuries, women who showed any interest in it were viewed as witches, which could lead to a quick death sentence. Men, on the other hand, could become very famous practicing sorcery, as it was one of the most appreciated forms of entertainment"
Lindsey Kupfer / Page Six
“I wanted to recognize the women who were not recognized for their incredible work this year, subtle way,” she told a group of reporters on the red carpet.
Additional Sources: Improving gender balance in FTSE Leadership November 2019
Three new studies examined the state of films led by performers who aren’t white and male.
Ryan Faughnder / Los Angeles Times
For the second year in a row, no women were nominated for best director at the Oscars. Female directors were also shut out of the BAFTA nods, helping prompt a widespread backlash and soul searching within the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
Ellen Manning / The Guardian
Industries that have been traditionally populated by male workers are making a concerted effort to attract more women into their workforces, but are they going far enouugh?