Sometimes I am so amazed and often disgusted at the candidate that ends up earning the BWA. This week’s winner will certainly be in the running for the annual Bigot of the Year Award. V.S. Naipaul, the Nobel Laureate for Literature, showed the world just how alive misogyny is. V.S. Naipaul made many offensive misogynistic comments this past week, but his comments below
I read a piece of writing and within a paragraph or two I know whether it is by a woman or not. I think [it is] unequal to me…And inevitably for a woman, she is not a complete master of a house, so that comes over in her writing too,
most certainly earn him this week’s BWA. If you can stomach it, I encourage you to read the full article here.