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.
–Two new studies show men outnumber women in obits (Poynter)
–Why Women Writers Still Take Men’s Names (Wall Street Journal)
–Pew: Men, highly educated are more engaged with news on mobile devices (Poynter)
–Critical Thinking: How to Get More Women and Minorities in Executive Roles (Editor & Publisher)
–Inspiring African journalists understand the need to be there (Editors Weblog)
–Rhonda Lee shouldn’t have been fired (Columbia Journalism Review)
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