Industry staffers have criticised what they have called a "woefully lacking and inadequate" response to the sexual harassment issue, with an industry code of conduct... Read more
Novelist Junot Díaz has reportedly pulled out of Sydney Writers’ Festival following accusations of sexually inappropriate behaviour.
US-based author Sherman Alexie has apologised following anonymous accusations of sexual harassment against him.
The vice president of the Association of Authors Agents, Lizzy Kremer, has said it is important for the trade to draw up industry guidelines on... Read more
Author Margaret Atwood has drawn criticism for suggesting the #MeToo movement is bypassing the legal system.
Lorin Stein, the editor of the influential literary magazine the Paris Review has resigned following an internal investigation into his behaviour towards female employees and writers.... Read more
An art director at Penguin Random House US has resigned from his post following sexual harassment allegations.