Women in journalism: Reading list 12/2/2012

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

Women’s groups demand new watchdog to confront sexism in the media (Guardian)

The Online Culture of ‘Niceness’ Doesn’t Extend to the Ladies (Jezebel)

Women in Gaming Tweet About Sexist Industry With #1reasonwhy (Mashable)

Gay at the Times: A lot has changed at the Gray Lady since the early ’90s (Columbia Journalism Review)

Why Washington Post journalist first wrote about her rape, 28 years later (Poynter)

Enslaved as a child, a young woman gives voice to the horrors of human trafficking with a breakthrough radio show (Newsweek)

“I’m the other Tina Brown” – the one who isn’t leading a glamorous life (JimRomenesko.com)

The colorful evolution of newswomen’s attire (Washington Post)

Mandy Stadtmiller advises student journalists to exploit their youth (JimRomenesko.com)

Montgomery Advertiser announces retirement of Executive Editor Wanda Lloyd (Montgomery Advertiser)

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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