Women in journalism: Reading list 11/18/2012

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

The media’s woman blaming (Columbia Journalism Review)

Can Paula Broadwell Reclaim Her Story? (Ms Magazine)

Everything You Need to Know About the Media’s Coverage of the Petraeus Sex Scandal (Hint: It’s Sexist) (Bitch Media)

Petraeus Affair Perpetuates Stereotype of Female Journalists (Daily Beast)

Women’s Groups Press BBC on Savile Sex Scandal (Women’s eNews)

Nancy Pelosi Fires Back at Luke Russert’s Ageist and Sexist Question (BlogHer)

Business Insider Wonders: Are Women Too Lazy to Succeed at Goldman Sachs? (Gawker)

Businessweek ranks schools on girls’ hotness (Daily Dot)

GLAAD: Cincinnati Fox news anchor on Facebook called Rachel Maddow an ‘angry young man’ (Miami Herald)

Virginia Moseley Leaves ABC After 18 Years, Joins CNN as VP/Deputy Bureau Chief in Washington (TV Newser)

Geneva Overholser to leave post at Annenberg School of Journalism (Poynter)

Pulitzer Prize winner Sara Ganim leaves Patriot-News to join CNN (Poynter)

How Elizabeth Spiers got Mediabistro noticed – then failed to profit from its sale (JimRomenesko.com)

Tuesday Q&A: Tumblr editor Jessica Bennett on new platforms for news and the rise of the GIF (Nieman Journalism Lab)

Call for Applications: 2013 Women Entrepreneurs in the Digital News Frontier Grant Program (International Women’s Media Foundation)

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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Women in journalism: Reading list 11/4/2012

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 take on BBC over failure to get female experts on air (Guardian)

Election Coverage Falls Short on “Women’s Issues” (Women’s Media Center)

The Age of Hipster Sexism (New York Magazine)

Introducing ‘The Sexes’ (The Atlantic)

U.S. Media Elite Honor Female Pakistani Journalist [Zubeida Mustafa] for Her Courage (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.

Women in journalism: Reading list 7/15/2012

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

Why does the BBC persist in putting men in charge? (Guardian)

Satire: If the media covered male candidates like women (Name it Change it)

Talent, not stereotypes, matter most for women in sports (by Dana O’Neil)

Woman of the Week: Agnes Umunna (Women in the World)

The State Of Journalism In Guatemala Today: Interview With Lucía Escobar (AWID)

Pamela Cytrynbaum named Chicago Innocence Project executive director (JimRomenesko.com)

Debbie Galant leaves Baristanet, heads to Montclair State University (JimRomenesko.com)

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.

Women in journalism: Reading list 4/15/12

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

5 Guidelines that Can Prevent Sexist Reporting on Women in Politics (AlterNet)

BBC in new sexism row after gender pay gap revealed (The Telegraph)

How 25 National Magazine Award Nominations Went To 25 Male Writers (The Awl) – Read our round-up post on the controversy here.

Ashley Judd Slaps Media in the Face for Speculation Over Her ‘Puffy’ Appearance (Daily Beast)

Ashley Judd leads push back against image-based appraisals of women (Anna Holmes for the Washington Post)

Meet the most popular woman at NPR’s Fresh Air (and it’s not Terry Gross) (Nieman Lab)

Publisher receives top honor for women journalists in region (The Salem News)

Jessica Mendoza finds hope in Rwanda (espnW)

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.

Women in journalism: Reading list 2/13/12

The Gender Report is now providing 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.

-REPORT: By A Nearly 2 To 1 Margin, Cable Networks Call On Men Over Women To Comment On Birth Control (Think Progress)

-Four Tips for Male Journalists Who Want to Discuss Women’s Health (Alyssa Rosenberg at Think Progress)

-Sunday Shows Overwhelmingly White And Male: Study (Huffington Post – Media)

-A Painterly World Press Photo Winner: “We seldom see veiled women in this way, at such an intimate moment.” (Lens – New York Times photo blog)

-BBC ‘got it wrong on women’ (The Guardian)

-The grammar of assault: Salisbury paper learns why ‘performing a sex act’ misrepresents the crime (Poynter)

-Cal Thomas Apologizes To Rachel Maddow For Contraception Comment (Huffington Post – Media)

-In the New York Times, Sheryl Sandberg Is Lucky, Men Are Good (Rebecca Rosen for The Atlantic)

-Finding ‘Life, Death And Hope’ In A Mumbai Slum: Interview with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Katherine Boo (NPR’s Fresh Air)

-When did The New York Times first get…[a woman reporter with a desk in the newsroom]? (Poynter)

-What it’s like to cover ‘unbearable’ stories of rape in Congo (by Lynsey Addario for Women Under Siege, a project to document sexualized violence in conflict. The project’s website launched this week.)

-From darkness, dignity: Why sexualized violence must move from the shadows (by Lara Logan for Women Under Siege)

-$20K grants available for female-driven digital journalism start-ups (10,000 Words)

-Help PhD research into women in journalism (Journalism.co.uk)

Articles included in this feature do not necessarily reflect the views of The Gender Report or its writers. We encourage readers to submit suggestions of articles to include in future editions of this feature by sending an email to genderreport@gmail.com. For links to articles like these throughout the week, follow @GenderReport on Twitter.