Women in journalism: Reading list 2/10/2013

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

The Digital Safety Gap and the Online Harassment of Women (HuffPost Media)

Haters Gonna Hate. What’s a Woman to Do About It? (New York Magazine)

Sexist Super Bowl ads? #NotBuyingIt, some say (CNN)

House Of Cards Thinks All Female Political Reporters Are Mean Sluts (Slate)

Shhhh…no one tell Fox News about the “wedding kiss”… (via Jessica Valenti)

How bloggers became the new “chick lit” heroines (Poynter)

Beliefnet tells writer: Don’t use the word ‘feminist’ on your blog (JimRomenesko.com)

Concern About Somalia Rape Case Verdict (State Department)

Margaret Sullivan makes Medill Magazine’s cover (JimRomenesko.com)

Robin Roberts to Return to ‘Good Morning America’ Feb. 20 (ABC News)

Jill Abramson on paywalls, Howell Raines and 9/11 (JimRomenesko.com) Related: “Alec Baldwin scolds his listeners for complaining about Jill Abramson’s voice. (@ABFalecbaldwin)”

RIP Annette Buchanan, reporter who protected her pot-smoking sources in the ’60s (JimRomenesko.com)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 12/2/2012

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’s groups demand new watchdog to confront sexism in the media (Guardian)

The Online Culture of ‘Niceness’ Doesn’t Extend to the Ladies (Jezebel)

Women in Gaming Tweet About Sexist Industry With #1reasonwhy (Mashable)

Gay at the Times: A lot has changed at the Gray Lady since the early ’90s (Columbia Journalism Review)

Why Washington Post journalist first wrote about her rape, 28 years later (Poynter)

Enslaved as a child, a young woman gives voice to the horrors of human trafficking with a breakthrough radio show (Newsweek)

“I’m the other Tina Brown” – the one who isn’t leading a glamorous life (JimRomenesko.com)

The colorful evolution of newswomen’s attire (Washington Post)

Mandy Stadtmiller advises student journalists to exploit their youth (JimRomenesko.com)

Montgomery Advertiser announces retirement of Executive Editor Wanda Lloyd (Montgomery Advertiser)

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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 10/7/2012

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

Local TV anchor [Jennifer Livingston] criticized for her weight: ‘I don’t take a lot of crap from people’ (Poynter) (See also our related Week in Review post “Television host, documentary highlight widening gap in gender access“)

Women dominate in the classroom so why not in the newsrooms and boardrooms? (Wannabe Hacks)

University of Montana newspaper publishes controversial rape-joke cartoon (Poynter)

CPJ Press Freedom Awards: Honoring tenacity and courage (Committee to Protect Journalists) Liberian journalist Mae Azango is one of the awardees.

‘USA Today’ Founder Honoring Olive Garden Columnist Marilyn Hagerty (NPR)

W’s Nina Lawrence Decamps for WSJ (Adweek)

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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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