Women in journalism: Reading list for 7/14/2013

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 Honorable ‘Girlie’ Senator From The State Of New York (NPR Ombudsman)

NPR’s ombudsman asks for guidelines how to fairly cover women politicians. We have some. (Name It. Change It.)

Should you mention her shoes? Maybe. (by Meg Heckman)

Quick Profile Comparisons (Flip The News)

Wired’s profile of Google engineer leads with anecdotes about her wardrobe (Poynter)

REPORT: The Sunday Morning Shows Are Still White, Conservative, And Male (Media Matters)

Against All Odds, Female Reporters Lead in Syria (Daily Beast)

Photography Exhibition Challenges Stereotypes of Women in Sri Lanka (Global Press Institute)

ESPN To Air Documentary on Women Sports Journalists Who Fought for Professional Access and Treatment (Media Report to Women, the Blog)

The First Female CEO of a Television Network Offers a Springboard for Other Women (Huffington Post)

The Times’s New Culture Club: Young female foursome tapped to lead arts coverage (New York Observer)

Forbes Exec Meredith Levien Tapped For Top Advertising Job At New York Times (Forbes)

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.

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Women in journalism: Reading list 2/17/2013

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

A good feting for The Feminine Mystique: But the media should be this evenhanded about feminism all the time (Columbia Journalism Review)

The Feminine Mystique, 50 Years Later (Room for Debate)

The media and violence against women: A conversation with Maria Hinojosa (Women Under Siege)

Female Journalists Walk on Eggshells in Sri Lanka (IPS)

Sudan: Female journalists trained on role of women in conflict resolution (AfriqueJet)

Placing blame: Report debunks misconceptions about wartime rape (Women Under Siege)

Changing the journalism radar: That’s Maria Burns Ortiz’s story (Voxxi)

UP to Bihar: Why a group of rural women journalists went online (Firstpost)

The Femisphere: Latina Bloggers (Ms. Blog)

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 4/29/12

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

The Digital (Gender) Divide: Women Are More Likely Than Men to Have a Blog (and a Facebook Profile) (The Atlantic)

Sri Lanka’s Top Media Jobs Still Elude Women  (Asia Sentinel)

Two Egyptian journalists attacked in Alexandria (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Journalist and human rights activist Dina Meza threatened again (Reporters Without Borders)

Liberian journalist Mae Azango on cold threats, hot stories (Committee to Protect Journalists)

Journalism professor awarded for diversity work (Baylor Lariat)

U. of Maryland j-school dean finalists make presentations (JimRomenesko.com)

Debra Leithauser leaves Washington Post for McClatchy (Poynter)

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.