Women in journalism: Reading list 4/15/12

The Gender Report provides a weekly round-up of links to online articles that may be of interest to our readers. The links below are to noteworthy articles on topics related to women in journalism and the media during the past week. Articles included in this feature do not necessarily reflect the views of The Gender Report or its writers. View past week’s round-ups here.

Reading List

5 Guidelines that Can Prevent Sexist Reporting on Women in Politics (AlterNet)

BBC in new sexism row after gender pay gap revealed (The Telegraph)

How 25 National Magazine Award Nominations Went To 25 Male Writers (The Awl) – Read our round-up post on the controversy here.

Ashley Judd Slaps Media in the Face for Speculation Over Her ‘Puffy’ Appearance (Daily Beast)

Ashley Judd leads push back against image-based appraisals of women (Anna Holmes for the Washington Post)

Meet the most popular woman at NPR’s Fresh Air (and it’s not Terry Gross) (Nieman Lab)

Publisher receives top honor for women journalists in region (The Salem News)

Jessica Mendoza finds hope in Rwanda (espnW)

We encourage readers to submit suggestions of articles to include in future editions of this feature by sending an email to genderreport[at]gmail.com. For links to articles like these throughout the week, follow @GenderReport on Twitter.


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