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)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 10/28/2012

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

CNN says women vote with their hormones (CJR)

CNN removes story about hormones affecting a woman’s vote (Poynter)

Women from Azerbaijan, Gaza, Ethiopia win courage in journalism awards (Washington Post)

CNN’s Suzanne Malveaux talks with Pakistani journalist Zubeida Mustafa about being the only woman in her newsroom (CNN)

-A Mother’s Blog and a Nanny’s Absence Online: How Digital Reporting Changes How We Understand the Krim Murders (XX Factor)

Women’s sport is underfunded and ignored, charity claims (Guardian)

After college, pay gender gap begins for most grads — but not communications major (Poynter)

Revised study: White journalists wrote 93% of front page presidential election stories, but… (Poynter)

Erin Andrews Receives Death Threats From Strange Twitter Troll (Mashable)

Monday Q&A: Pulitzer-winner Sara Ganim on working the crime beat in the digital age (Nieman Journalism Lab)

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 8/5/2012

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

Security turns away high schoolers petitioning for female debate moderators (Poynter)

Presidential debates honcho: ‘Very hard to find’ good moderators (Poynter) Follow-up to above

The Olympics’s women coverage (Columbia Journalism Review)

Women Are Dominating Social-Media Conversation About the Olympics (Ad Age)

NPR launching new diversity initiative with $1.5 million from CPB (Poynter)

Work/life trend pieces and when journalistic heroes fall, literally (Columbia Journalism Review)

Missing the ‘Big Story’–on Purpose (Women’s Media Center)

What Do You Ladies Know How to Do? (Jezebel)

Three Anonymous Spouses Shaped 20th Century Media (Women’s eNews)

Mexico must investigate threat against Lydia Cacho (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Cameroonian Journalist Continues Work in U.S., Provides News for “Abandoned” Areas of Cameroon (International Women’s Media Foundation)

Changes at The New York Observer (New York Observer) Editor-in-chief and editorial director Elizabeth Spiers leaving to start her own company

New Yahoo News editor-in-chief Hillary Frey: ‘I’m always looking for a great story’ (Poynter)

Pulitzer winner Sara Ganim explains how she develops sources, gets them to open up (Poynter)

The Oracle of Girl World (New York Times) On Tavi Gevinson

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Women in journalism: Reading list 4/22/12

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

If It’s Sunday, It’s Meet The Republican White Men (Think Progress)

Happy 8th Birthday to Feministing! (Feministing)

‘Boys On The Bus’: 40 Years Later, Many Are Girls (NPR)

Where Are the Women Writers? ASME Chief Responds (Mother Jones)

What’s With Magazine Journalism and Women? (The Atlantic Wire)

IWMF Announces 2012 Winners of Women Entrepreneurs in Digital News Frontier Grants (IWMF)

Hillary’s Hair: More newsworthy than the Summit of the Americas? (WIMN’s Voices)

Study: Readers value extra editing, women especially (Poynter)

MaryAnne Golon named Washington Post’s new director of photography (Poynter)

PulseWire Member Naglaa Seed Ahmed Brutally Beaten by Sudanese Forces (World Pulse)

Lost in a life outside Syria (Women Under Siege) – About photojournalist Matilde Gattoni

A 1973 ‘gal’ sports reporter looks back at the era’s journalistic hurdles (Chicago Tribune)

Sara Ganim, 24, wins Pulitzer for coverage of Penn State sex abuse scandal (Poynter)

McGill medal winner shares stories of courage with students (Red and Black)

Joye Patterson remembered as innovator in the field of science journalism at MU  (Missourian)

Christiane Amanpour: ‘There’s still so much prejudice out there’ (The Guardian)

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