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.
–Women Who Risk Their Lives For Journalism (HuffPost Live)
–How to Write About Rape: Rules for Journalists (The Nation)
–Black Girl ‘Geeks’ Want To See More Of Themselves In Comics (NPR)
–A world of women: The BBC’s “100 Women” series spotlights global women’s issues (Columbia Journalism Review)
–Women On Air But Still Not Calling The Shots On TV (New Matilda)
–Twitter hires Vivian Schiller as head of news (Poynter)
–Why Can’t I Be You: Jane Pratt (Rookie Mag)
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