Gender Matters Fail: An Open Letter to the Board of Screen Australia

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Global academics and advocates have responded to persistent gender bias in recent funding announcements with dismay. A collective letter with more than 200 signatures captures their frustrations.

We talked to one of the signatories, Academic Deb Verhoeven, this week. She was among many who were deeply disappointed with the gender mix in recent funding decisions made by Screen Australia. She said:


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