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.
–Media need to stop portraying women simply as ‘touchline totty’ (The Guardian)
–INFOGRAPHIC: Why Don’t Women Directors Win Emmys? (MissRepresentation)
–Star Tribune editor Nancy Barnes is named Houston Chronicle editor (JimRomenesko.com)
–Journalism books that tell it how it was, how it is and how it should be (The Guardian) Third book featured is Suzanne Franks’ Women and Journalism.
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