Women in journalism: Reading list for 11/17/2013

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 broadcasters send ‘life saving information’ through emergency radio Philippines (Women News Network)

Where are the stories in global media reported by Afghan women? (John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships at Stanford)

Data from the U.K.: The gender imbalance in newspapers is real, and both vertical and horizontal (Nieman Journalism Lab)

Logan Wore High Heels on Halloween, and Other Useless Anecdotes in the WAPost’s 60 Minutes Scandal Report (XX Factor)

New mag to cover global women’s issues (Columbia Journalism Review) On Valerie

One year in: Building an online women’s section ‘from scratch’ at the Telegraph (Journalism.co.uk)

Women In Sports: Fight the Power Outage (The Hairpin)

Janet Hinostroza, Ecuador: 2013 CPJ International Press Freedom Awardee (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Amy Robach’s onscreen test leads to breast cancer diagnosis (Poynter)

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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