Women in journalism: Reading list 4/29/12

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

The Digital (Gender) Divide: Women Are More Likely Than Men to Have a Blog (and a Facebook Profile) (The Atlantic)

Sri Lanka’s Top Media Jobs Still Elude Women  (Asia Sentinel)

Two Egyptian journalists attacked in Alexandria (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Journalist and human rights activist Dina Meza threatened again (Reporters Without Borders)

Liberian journalist Mae Azango on cold threats, hot stories (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Journalism professor awarded for diversity work (Baylor Lariat)

U. of Maryland j-school dean finalists make presentations (JimRomenesko.com)

Debra Leithauser leaves Washington Post for McClatchy (Poynter)

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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