IWD. March 8th is International Women’s Day, marked annually for over one hundred years. For the audiophile world, the day’s focus on female achievements means some awkward feet staring: why is the average audio show or audiophile meet so (horribly) male-dominated? We’re not talking 60-40 or 70-30. We’re talking 99-1.
Some of you will already be reaching for your emotional holster: “But it’s not my fault women aren’t coming to audio shows or aren’t interested in hi-fi”. And you’re right, it’s absolutely not your fault – or mine – that the audio world comprises 99% dudes.… Read the full article