Women in journalism: Reading list for 12/1/2013

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

Michelle Obama, “feminist nightmare”? How lazy journalism hurts feminism  (Salon)

Gender Inequality in Film [Infographic] (New York Film Academy)

Debating role of women in sports media (Sports Illustrated)

Panel discusses women’s role in digital age of journalism (The Source)

It’s official: Katie Couric will join Yahoo News (Poynter)

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Women in journalism: Reading list for 11/24/2013

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

Journalists can help curb gender-based violence (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Newsmagazine’s Handling of Sex Harassment Complaint Draws Criticism (New York Times)

Wonder Women Show Might at ‘Indie’ Hyperlocal Sites (Street Fight)

An Uptick in the Hiring of Women for Tech Jobs (Bits Blog)

Majority of Snapchat users are women, its CEO says (CNET)

Woman’s 35 years of TV news tapes bound for preservation (Poynter)

Google looks to empower women in India, launches ‘Help get women online’ initiative (DNA)

What It’s Like To Start A Digital Mag On Global Women’s Issues (10,000 Words)

Self-Confidence, Maternity Leave And Page 3: Top Female Journalists Discuss Issues Surrounding Women In Media (Huffington Post)

Liz Spayd named editor-in-chief of ‘CJR’ (Capital New York)

BuzzFeed creates unique media beat (CNN)

Buzzfeed to name Jina Moore international women’s rights correspondent (Capital New York)

Mills to chair Women in Journalism (The Guardian)

Katie Couric Deal to Become Yahoo’s “Global News Anchor” Set to Be Announced Monday (All Things D)

Q&A: Rookie Mag Editor, Anaheed Alani (ReportHers)

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Women in journalism: Reading list for 5/12/2013

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

ESPN’s interchangeable women (Columbia Journalism Review)

Sexism and the Single Murderess (New York Times)

Female Journalists In India Being Abused On Twitter (All Twitter)

Iraqi women journalists win essay contest (United Nations Radio)

Elyse Tanouye is named Wall Street Journal content development editor (JimRomenesko.com)

Cyndi Stivers Joins AOL as Editor-In-Chief of AOL.com (AOL Blog)

Monday Q&A: The New York Times’ new head of video production Rebecca Howard on plans for growth (Nieman Journalism Lab)

Why Robin Roberts Is the Most Trusted Woman on Television (Reader’s Digest)

Katie Couric: Women At Work, Social Media And Her Best Career Advice (Forbes)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 1/27/2013

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

Inaugural diversity: When the media employs the term, what does it mean? (Columbia Journalism Review)

Sundance Institute and Women in Film Release Unprecedented Study on Women Directors (Women in Hollywood)

The hidden side of women’s military service: sexual assault (Columbia Journalism Review)

How Some Men Harass Women Online and What Other Men Can Do to Stop It (Ms Magazine Blog)

Broadcasting’s gender imbalance is inexcusable after Expert Women’s Day (Guardian)

Hillary Clinton’s Benghazi Testimony and the Men Who Fear Her (BlogHer)

In Te’o interview, Couric shows value of follow-up questions (Poynter)

What the Manti Te’o Scandal Reveals About Women in Journalism (Huffington Post)

How a princess can help Saudi women find their voice (CS Monitor)

Council Candidate Balks at Campaign Finance Questions From ‘Pretty Girl’ (DNAinfo.com)

Iranian journalist Masih Alinejad: ‘Every week they try to smear me, discredit me’ (Guardian)

Barbara Walters recovering, home soon (Politico)

Rachel Nichols Joins CNN and Turner Sports (CNN)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 3/31/12

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

WMC Releases Media Guide for Gender Neutral Coverage of Women Candidates and Politicians (Women’s Media Center)

JAWS members offer interview tips (Journalism & Women Symposium)

OU will use alumna’s endowment for scholarships for female journalists (The Oklahoma Daily)

Miriam O’Reilly: There was seething resentment when I went back to BBC (The Guardian)

Joanne Zerkel remembered as ‘a champion for women’  (Southtown Star)

Priscilla L. Buckley, steward of conservative National Review and sister of William, dies (Washington Post)

Rachel Maddow: The Fresh Air Interview (NPR)

Christiane Amanpour Returns To CNN: Network Releases New Promo For ‘Amanpour’ (Huffington Post)

From waitressing to writing for The New York Times (Community College Success)

For a Week, Couric Will Co-Host ‘Good Morning America’ (New York Times)

Journalist/Multi-Tasker Sarah Tressler Gives First Interview Since Being Outed as a Stripper (Jezebel)

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