Women in journalism: Reading list for 10/20/2013

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

Women in journalism: not a trivial subject (Open Democracy)

SciAm Apologizes for Deleting Blogger’s (Danielle N. Lee) Post on Being Called a ‘Whore’ (Jezebel)

Don’t Be a Creep, and Other Lessons From the Latest Scandal in the Science Blogging World (Slate)

Women Reporter & Staffers Barred From Lhota Event at Synagogue (WNYC)

Topless women endure in the UK press: Women have been organizing against the tabloid mainstay, but some editors maintain that it’s a good way to sell papers (Columbia Journalism Review)

REPORT: Once Again, Sunday Morning Talk Shows Are White, Male, And Conservative (MMFA)

A Striking Absence of Women (New York Times) Regarding Twitter

Times deputy editor hails ‘phenomenal’ rise of women in newspapers (The Guardian)

A guy from the New York Times attends Girl Hunter Weekend and isn’t happy to see another reporter there (JimRomenesko.com)

A Photographer (Hannah Price) Turns Her Lens On Men Who Catcall (NPR)

Jezebel Founding Editor Anna Holmes On Her New Book — And How She Changed Women’s Media (Huffington Post)

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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