From Bridget Liszewski of The TV Junkies:
Introducing our Women Behind Canadian TV series
Itâ€™s been almost a year since Writers Guild of Canada President Jill GolickÂ called forÂ gender equality in television writing rooms, and while it would seem like awareness and talk of equality has gone up, the reality of the lack of women actually holding notable positions continues. While itâ€™s beenÂ reportedÂ that over the last year women were responsible for only 34 per cent of the writing credits on Canadian television series, if we take a closer look thereâ€™s definitely some rays of hope for the future. Continue reading.