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Real Women – The Hidden Sex

Real Women – The Hidden Sex HOW NATIONAL NEWSPAPERS USE PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGES OF WOMEN IN EDITORIAL A report from Women in Journalism by Meg Carter, Mimi Turner and Maureen Paton with research by Publicis Trends Group. 1. INTRODUCTION We began this research with the understanding that there are more men than women in public [...]

By | 2018-02-20T12:20:36+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Past Projects|Comments Off on Real Women – The Hidden Sex

The Lady Vanishes – At 45

The Lady Vanishes – At 45 BY ALEXANDRA CAMPBELL Life may begin at 40, but for women in the workplace “old age” begins at 45, according to a pilot study on working women and ageism by Women In Journalism. Seventy-one percent of the survey of 100 women described themselves as “very” or “quite” anxious [...]

By | 2018-02-20T12:22:16+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Past Projects|Comments Off on The Lady Vanishes – At 45

Why is British public life dominated by men?

(Guardian 5/12/11) Kira Cochrane, WIJ committee member In a typical month,78% of newspaper articles are written by men, 72% of Question Time contributors are men and 84% of reporters and guests on Radio 4′s Today show are men. Where are all the women? I don’t know when the breaking point came. Was it the 2010 election, [...]

By | 2018-03-02T05:27:39+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Past Projects|Comments Off on Why is British public life dominated by men?

WHAT IS MEDIA STEREOTYPING DOING TO OUR BRITISH BOYS?

Hoodies Or Altar Boys WHAT IS MEDIA STEREOTYPING DOING TO OUR BRITISH BOYS? A Women in Journalism/British Library Summit British Library Conference Centre 10 March 2009 Report by Fiona Bawdon, WiJ committee member Research conducted by Echo 1. How the media sees teen boys… Yobs turn street into no-go zone at night‘Gangs of teenagers [...]

By | 2018-03-02T05:29:53+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Past Projects|Comments Off on WHAT IS MEDIA STEREOTYPING DOING TO OUR BRITISH BOYS?

January Seminar: Rakes Progress and the future of the independent magazine sector

WIJ is teaming up with fabulous contemporary gardening and style magazine Rakes Progress in their Covent Garden pop up space to hear about how the independent magazine sector is blossoming. With expert insight, heavenly scents and a glass or two of wine here are two of our panelists ** Tom Loxley, executive editor Radio [...]

By | 2018-04-03T10:56:11+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Past Events|Comments Off on January Seminar: Rakes Progress and the future of the independent magazine sector

Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation 2018 – now open for entries

Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation  2018 – now open for entries 8 January 2018 By Milly Vincent Women in Journalism has announced its 4th annual journalism Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation to be presented at the prestigious National Press Awards sponsored by WIGGIN LLP. (March 13, London Hilton) The prizes (£4,000 in [...]

By | 2018-05-14T09:44:36+00:00 January 8th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Georgina Henry Award for Digital Innovation 2018 – now open for entries

The Women in Journalism Christmas Party 2017

The Women in Journalism Christmas Party 2017 12 December 2017 By Grace Holliday London’s News UK hosted the Women in Journalism Christmas Party on Monday 27 November, a sell-out evening high above the city. WIJ founder and Honorary President Eve Pollard and WIJ chair Eleanor Mills, Editorial Director of The Sunday Times, welcomed guest [...]

By | 2018-02-13T13:00:37+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Events, News, Past Events|Comments Off on The Women in Journalism Christmas Party 2017

Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2018 Now Open For Applications

Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2018 Now Open For Applications By Grace Holliday 21 November 2017 How would you like your media career to be nurtured by some of the most senior women in the business? The Women in Journalism committee is made up of some of the most influential female print, broadcast, radio [...]

By | 2018-02-09T12:31:51+00:00 November 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Women in Journalism Mentoring Scheme 2018 Now Open For Applications

Seminar Summary: Harassment in the newsroom: what happens now?

Seminar Summary: ‘Harassment in the newsroom: what happens now?’ 21 November 2017 By Milly Vincent This seminar was a timely effort to catalyse the end of harassment within UK media. It’s a topical and yet prehistoric issue that has remained largely unreported until now, posing the question; ‘Why did it take newspapers so long [...]

By | 2018-02-13T13:00:19+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Events, News, Past Events|Comments Off on Seminar Summary: Harassment in the newsroom: what happens now?

Babies, Bosses and Ikea Hotdogs: 6 Things We Learned at Women in Journalism’s ‘Starting A Family’ Seminar

Babies, Bosses and Ikea Hotdogs: 6 Things We Learned at Women in Journalism’s ‘Starting A Family’ Seminar By Grace Holliday 24th October 2017 Having children alongside a career in journalism was the topic of our sell-out seminar on Tuesday 10 October. Generously hosted by the stylish Neat Café inside Lululemon on Regent Street, new [...]

By | 2018-03-02T05:33:11+00:00 October 24th, 2017|News, Past Events|Comments Off on Babies, Bosses and Ikea Hotdogs: 6 Things We Learned at Women in Journalism’s ‘Starting A Family’ Seminar