Women in journalism: Reading list for 8/18/2013

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

#SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen: women of color’s issue with digital feminism (The Guardian)

A Chat with Mikki Kendall and Flavia Dzodan About #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen (The Hairpin)

I’ve raised $6.5 million to build and grow my new company: Bustle.com (Pando Daily)

How Not to Launch a Site for Women: An Open Letter to Bustle.com Founder, Bryan Goldberg (Flavorwire)

“Startup Rising”: The Female Face of The Middle East Tech Industry (Daily Beast)

Tips for interviewing survivors of sexualized and gender-based violence (Women Under Siege)

‘Let Them Wear Towels’: The Women Who Changed American Sports Forever (Daily Beast)

International Organizations Urge Azerbaijan To Stop Harassing Journalist Khadija Ismayilova (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)

Death of woman journalist Habiba Ahmed Abd Elaziz brings Egypt division under the microscope (Women News Network)

In Statistical Look At Cover Girls Of Color, Maxim Is The Least Diverse (Huffington Post)

Girls w/ Pens, Meet Ladydrawers (Girl w/ Pen!)

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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