Elisabeth Moss Dedicated Her Golden Globe To Margaret Atwood And It Was So Powerful

By Krystie Lee Yandoli

Elisabeth Moss won the award for Best Actress in a TV Drama on Sunday at the 75th Golden Globe Awards for her role of June Osborne, aka Offred, in Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale.

“We no longer live in the gaps between the stories. We are the story in print.”

Elisabeth Moss won the award for Best Actress in a TV Drama on Sunday at the 75th Golden Globe Awards for her role of June Osborne, aka Offred, in Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale.

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Moss used her acceptance speech to honor Atwood by reading a message from the author about female empowerment.

Moss used her acceptance speech to honor Atwood by reading a message from the author about female empowerment.

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“‘We were the people who were not in the papers,” read Moss. “We lived in the blank white spaces at the edge of print. It gave us more freedom. We lived in the gaps between the story.'”

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Moss then dedicated the award to the Canadian author: “Margaret Atwood, this is for you and the women who came before you and after you who were brave enough to speak out against intolerance and injustice and to fight for equality and freedom in this world.”

Moss then dedicated the award to the Canadian author: "Margaret Atwood, this is for you and the women who came before you and after you who were brave enough to speak out against intolerance and injustice and to fight for equality and freedom in this world."

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“We no longer live in the blank white spaces at the edge of print. We no longer live in the gaps between the stories. We are the story in print. We are writing the story ourselves,” Moss said. “Thank you.”

"We no longer live in the blank white spaces at the edge of print. We no longer live in the gaps between the stories. We are the story in print. We are writing the story ourselves," Moss said. "Thank you."

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