Author Jay Asher, whose 2007 teen suicide novel Thirteen Reasons Why was picked up as a Netflix series, has been expelled from a writers organization over allegations of sexual harassment.
The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators said Monday that Asher had violated the society’s harassment code, but didn’t provide further details. The ban occurred last year but just came to light.
The author of "13 Reasons Why" was expelled from a prominent children's writing organization over claims of sexual harassment.
A children's book writers' group has expelled 'Thirteen Reasons Why' author Jay Asher over sexual harassment claims.
Controversy in the literary world… According to the Associated Press on Monday, 13 Reasons Why author Jay Asher was expelled from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators for harassment allegations, says executive dir...
Thirteen Reasons Why author Jay Asher has been removed from a literary organization following accusations of sexual harassment. The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators announced on Monday that it had banned Asher las...