Concordia University's newspaper The Link spoke to a few female comedians about the state of the industry. Here is a bit of what I had to say:
"Pretty much every comedian I know calls himself a feminist, but they’re not doing nearly as much as they could be doing to actively support women in the community. It’s more than just putting two women on your lineup of ten people, and it’s more than just being like “I think women are funny.” It’s attempting to educate themselves on why this institutional pressure exists, and how it plays out and how it may affect them."
Read the full piece here.