Women in journalism: Reading list 11/11/2012

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

And the award for sexist pig goes to…Feminist media watchdogs gave out awards for sexist campaign coverage (Columbia Journalism Review)

Ladies Be Publishing: Women Dominate NaNoWriMo (Jezebel)

Sudanese journalist [Somaya Ibrahim Ismail Hundosa] found after being abducted, tortured (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Megyn Kelly Can Save Fox News (The New Republic)

NABJ Member Sarah Hoye To Receive The Women’s Media Center’s Carol Jenkins Award (NABJ)

After four years overseeing “Morning Edition,” Madhulika Sikka will soon be directing NPR’s news operations (American Journalism Review)

WSJ’s Liz Heron Seeks Expanded Audience Through Social Media (Contently)

Times Public Editor Margaret ‘The Slugger’ Sullivan Comes Out Swinging (New York Observer)

Q&A: Caitlin Moran tells it like it is (Columbia Journalism Review)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 10/21/2012

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

Shot Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai can stand, communicate, hospital says (CNN)

Sonia Dridi, Cairo Reporter, ‘Savagely Attacked’: France 24 TV (AP)

Study: Women no longer need exceptional qualifications to win Pulitzers, but… (Poynter)

Talk to the Times: Questions for Jill Abramson, Executive Editor (New York Times)

Wilhelmina Model Robyn Lawley On Twitter’s Shameful Candy Crowley Attacks (Daily Beast)

Teen who petitioned for female debate moderator: ‘No one — man or woman — could have done it better’ (Poynter)

Good Girls Don’t: After suing Newsweek for sex discrimination, some women ran up against their own timidity (Nieman Reports)

Sexist stereotypes dominate front pages of British newspapers, research finds (Guardian)

Why does this shocking dearth of women in the media persist? (Guardian)

Twitter Seeks Woman for Its All-Male Board [REPORT] (Mashable)

One month in, Margaret Sullivan talks about the changing role of New York Times Public Editor (Poynter)

So What Do You Do, Melissa Harris-Perry, MSNBC Host and Tulane University Professor? (Mediabistro)

Penske Puts a Woman in Charge at Variety (Fishbowl LA) Michelle Sobrino-Stearns named first-ever female publisher.

Kristina O’Neill named editor of WSJ. Magazine (JimRomenesko.com)

Why Heidi N. Moore is leaving ‘Marketplace’ for the Guardian (Poynter)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 10/14/2012

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

14-Year-Old Blogger, Peace Prize Winner [Malala Yousafzai] Shot by Taliban (Mashable)

What Will You Do in the Name of Malala? (New York Times’ Motherlode)

Margaret Sullivan reminds rowdy NYT freelancer he’s ‘highly replaceable’ (Poynter)

The Women’s Media Center Announces Social Media Award Nominees (Women’s Media Center)

Cindy Royal: Journalism schools need to get better at teaching tech where the girls are (Nieman Lab)

 –Rape in war: Are we getting it wrong? (Women Under Siege)

Chris Anyanwu: Journalist turned Senator Works to Strengthen Democracy in Nigeria (International Women’s Media Foundation)

Journalists praise Martha Raddatz as moderator of Vice Presidential debate (Poynter)

Mariane Pearl Reflects On Launch Of Intl Girls’ Day (AWID)

Meet the woman behind Lufkin Daily News’ popular police report (JimRomenesko.com)

Missed World Pulse LIVE? Watch the Highlights (World Pulse)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 9/30/2012

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

What Data Can Tell Us About Gender Representation in the News (MediaShift Idea Lab)

Female Editors-in-Chief Make $15,000 Less Than Men (The Atlantic Wire)

Fewer than one in five Today guests or reporters are women (Guardian)

Ruling on journalist [Jineth Bedoya Lima’s] abduction and torture points way for courts (Reporters Without Borders)

Journalist Mona Eltahawy Arrested in New York for Spray Painting Over Pamela Geller’s Racist Subway Poster (Gawker)

Condé Nast appoints its first black editor-in-chief [Keija Minor] (Poynter)

First Female Presidential Moderator Tapped in ’76 (Women’s eNews)

Robin Roberts Coverage: How Much Is Too Much? (Huffington Post Media)

Elisa Munoz: Women in startups and digital journalism (Global Editors Network)

Margaret Sullivan: What I Read (The Atlantic Wire)

Evelyn Rusli leaves ‘Times’ for ‘WSJ’ (Capital New York)

Politico opinion editor Allison Silver jumps to Reuters (JimRomenesko.com)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 9/23/2012

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

Opinion: Why do women still lag in journalism? (by Susan Antilla)

Moroccan Women in Journalism (Global Girl Media)

Poll: College women get election news from the paper, though they’d rather not (Poynter)

Women Created More Television Last Year, But Is It a Durable Sign of Progress? (ThinkProgress)

Why was a rape victim’s blog mentioned and quoted from in a story on a rape in Central Park, allowing readers to identify the woman? (Answer from Margaret Sullivan, public editor of The New York Times)

-Why Are There No Women Writers in Vogue’s Edith Wharton Spread? (Slate)

Behind ‘The Good Girls Revolt’: The ‘Newsweek’ Lawsuit That Paved the Way for Women Writers (Daily Beast)

Women who set world media trends (The Media Reporter)

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry tops the ‘Root 100′ list (Poynter)

A Woman in the Crossfire: Diaries of the Syrian Revolution (Book by journalist Samar Yazbek)

Islamist militants seize and rename radio station in Mali (Committee to Project Journalists) Staff ordered to “to replace a female editor, Fatoumata Abdou, with a man”

A Reaction To The Backlash Against Mindy Kaling (Racialicious)

Alex Pham leaves Los Angeles Times for a job that gives her more flexibility (JimRomenesko.com)

Feature writer Sheila McClear leaves the ‘New York Post’ (Capital New York)

Mexican photojournalist Claudia Guadarrama documents the trauma of migration (Women News Network)

How Soledad O’Brien prepared for that contentious John Sununu interview (Poynter)

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