Women in journalism: Reading list 3/3/2013

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

Don’t blame the victim, or the photographer (Salon)

Salacious, voyeuristic, insensitive: How the media harms one survivor of rape (Women Under Siege)

Speaking out about sexual violence (Ottawa Citizen)

‘Said to Lady Journos’ Tumblr is ‘depressingly relatable,’ female journalists say. Related: Meet the lady behind the ‘Said to Lady Journos’ Tumblr (Poynter)

Dealing with harassment and sexism (Columbia Journalism Review)

Online Misogynists Are Not Fringe Characters (Raw Story)

House of Cads: The psycho-sexual ordeal of reporting in Washington (New Republic)

Launching Voices of Our Future Training Program 2013 (World Pulse)

New documentary honors women who paved the way (Daily Beast) On MAKERS: Women Who Make America. Watch the documentary online here.

Where were today’s digital feminists in ‘Women Who Make America’? (Guardian)

More Women Needed Behind and in Front of the Camera (by Julie Burton)

Good News for Female Magazine Editors: The Pay Gap Is Narrowing (XX Factor)

Mary J. Corey, first woman to lead Sun newsroom, dies of cancer (Baltimore Sun)

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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 9/9/2012

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 representation in media: the best data on the subject to date (Guardian Data Blog)

-What’s Changed, and What Hasn’t, Since the Women of Newsweek Sued Their Bosses (XX Factor)

40 Years Later, Newsweek Sex Discrimination Persists (Women’s eNews) An excerpt from “The Good Girls Revolt”

Reporting from the Front Lines of War: Kathy Gannon and Anja Niedringhaus (International Women’s Media Foundation)

What’s in a name? The rhetoric of rape (Women Under Siege)

Chicago Sun-Times pursues politician who dares to be a mom (by Erik Wemple)

Women, Women, Everywhere — but Not Much About Their Paychecks (by Margaret Sullivan)

Announcing Our Ending Violence Against Women Digital Action Campaign (World Pulse)

Global Press Institute Founder Wins $100,000 Social Justice Innovation Prize (GPI)

Margaret Sullivan: ‘It’s not about me handing down pronouncements’ (Poynter)

Iranian activist [and journalist] Zhila Bani-Yaghoub packs her bags and heads to prison (Guardian)

Reporting Poverty: Emily Brennan interviews Katherine Boo (Guernica)

Mexican journalist Lydia Cacho: ‘I don’t scare easily’ (Guardian)

New Editor at Cosmopolitan: Joanna Coles Replaces Kate White (Media Decoder)

Charlize Theron, Thunder Road to Produce Film About Slain War Reporter [Marie Colvin] (Hollywood Reporter)

So What Do You Do, Jessica Bennett, Executive Editor of Tumblr’s Storyboard? (Mediabistro)

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Women in journalism: Reading list 7/22/2012

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

Buffalo News editor Margaret M. Sullivan to be next New York Times public editor (Poynter) (For more links on Sullivan’s appointment, see our related post here)

Presidential Debates Respond to Campaign for Women Moderators (The Nation)

Howard Kurtz Doesn’t Understand Sexism — Or The Marissa Mayer Phenomenon (The Jane Dough)

World Pulse: The Future Voices of Women Leaders (Women in the World)

The War on ‘Teen Vogue’: Young Readers Escalate Campaign for More ‘Real Girls’ (Women in the World)

Parody: Balancing Home, Hair, and High Aspirations (Name it Change it)

Unleashing the power of real girls (by Katrina vanden Heuvel)

Sports journalist Jessica Ghawi dies in Colorado theater shooting (Poynter)

Laura Evans leaves Washington Post for Dow Jones (Poynter)

Women Behind the News: Bloomberg News Managing Editor Adriana Arai (International Women’s Media Foundation)

Yahoo! creates new editors-in-chief for news, finance (Capital New York) Hillary Frey named editor-in-chief of Yahoo! News

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Women in journalism: Reading list 6/17/2012

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

Why 88% of books reviewed by The New York Times are written by white authors (Poynter)

Megan Kamerick: Women should represent women in media (TEDx)

After 40 Years, It’s Still Ms. To Readers (New York Times)

Female Fox Anchor Walks Off Set After Co-Host’s Sexist Joke (Think Progress)

Sharing the Success of the 2012 Voices of Our Future Program (World Pulse Blog)

Indian Journalist Priyanka Borpujari Named 2012-13 IWMF Elizabeth Neuffer Fellow (International Women’s Media Foundation)

Mexican reporter goes missing with her son, aged two (Guardian)

Robin Roberts: I’m Going to Beat This (Good Morning America)

The Feministing Five: Elizabeth Mendez Berry (Feministing)

Sallie Hofmeister exits LA Times, Curley joins Register (LA Observed)

Andrea Bruce Wins First Chris Hondros Award (NYTimes Lens Blog)

Sarah Cohen to join New York Times (JimRomenesko.com)

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