Women in journalism: Reading list for 11/3/2013

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

Shutting us down: How online misogyny prevents women from fully participating in democracy (Women Under Siege)

The Post’s front page needs more women (Washington Post – Letter to the Editor)

Why are so many women ‘seen but not heard’ on social media? (The Telegraph)

Ann Coulter on women: We’re bitchy and hysterical (Name it. Change it.)

For ‘SNL’ Cast, Being Diverse May Be Better Than Being ‘Ready’ (New York Times)

Natascha McElhone: it’s time to find an app for gender equality (The Guardian)

Book Review: Women and Journalism (LSE Review of Books)

In the land of ladyblogs: A panel of prominent bloggers discussed their niche (Columbia Journalism Review)

Karen Dunlap will retire as Poynter’s president (Poynter)

Q&A: Nancy Conway, The Salt Lake Tribune (Columbia Journalism Review)

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 5/28/2012

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

Forbes.com contributor deletes post about Sheryl Sandberg after people call it sexist (Poynter)

The Lazy Stereotyping of Executive Women: A Case Study (Forbes Woman)

Hustler Magazine Sparks Rage With a Rude Image of Pundit S.E. Cupp
 (Daily Beast)

Gloria Steinem, Women’s Media Center Denounce Hustler Attack On Conservative Commentator (Women’s Media Center)

The Five Most Sexist/Misogynistic Print Ads From The Last Five Years (BuzzFeed)

FAIR numbers (OpEd Project Byline Blog) About a byline count of op-eds in the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal and New York Times

Geena Davis battles media’s portrayal of women (The Tennessean)

A New York Times Whodunit (New York Magazine) About the exit of Janet Robinson

Huffington Post Gets Its First Publisher (Janet Balis) Amid Broader AOL Changes (Ad Age)

Katharine Zaleski to leave Washington Post for NY video startup (Poynter)

She’s Making News: Paula Zahn (Paley Center)

Walters shares wisdom from her ‘most thoughtful’ interviewees  (Yale News)

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 3/25/12

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

State of the News Media 2012 (Project for Excellence in Journalism) – Five of top 20 newsmakers in 2011 were women.

Beyond the Glass Ceiling: Women in Journalism (Engenderings)

Four Women-Led News Projects Pick Up Prizes from McCormick Foundation (MediaShift Idea Lab)

JAWS CAMP Fellowships available for 2012 (Journalism & Women Symposium)

Channel 4’s gender equality under the spotlight as several key women leave (Guardian)

Dorothy Townsend dies at 88; L.A. Times reporter broke newsroom barrier (LA Times)

Equal access: Melissa Ludtke broke barriers as a female reporter (National Baseball Hall of Fame)

WaPo loses another top exec (Romenesko) – Jenny Abramson leaving to join a D.C.-based digital start-up

Melanie Sill, former Sacramento Bee editor, selected as KPCC’s executive editor (KPCC)

‘One of the Hardest-Working Women in Television Journalism’ (TVNewser) – On MSNBC’s Chris Jansing

Liberian Writer Mae Azango Forced Into Hiding for Story on Female Genital Cutting (Daily Beast)

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.