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Free Maternity Comeback Workshops

Free Maternity Comeback Workshops By Grace Holliday 12 October 2017 Talent Keepers programme maternity and career comeback workshops will continue in 2017 from our base in St Albans, Hertfordshire. We know that many women don’t have access to the kind of support we provide our clients’ maternity returners and with this in mind, part [...]

By | 2018-02-09T12:31:51+00:00 October 12th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Free Maternity Comeback Workshops

Grenfell Tower: Why aren’t more women covering big news stories? The readers, and the general public, are not getting the full story

Grenfell Tower: Why aren’t more women covering big news stories? The readers, and the general public, are not getting the full story By Katie Hind 19 September 2017 They are words I’ve heard several times in my career, whenever I deviate from my usual beat of writing about celebrities, but this time it was [...]

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The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers

The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers By Grace Holliday 19 September 2017 Report by Eleanor Mills, Katie Hind, Áine Quinn Researchers: Megan Baynes, Caitlin Doherty, Jessica Frank-Keyes, Emily Hawkins, Sara Lovejoy, Evie Prichard This research will be launched at a public event at the LSE on September 19, [...]

By | 2018-02-13T12:26:30+00:00 September 19th, 2017|News, Past Events|Comments Off on The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers

Media should reflect all society, not just a typically male ruling class

Media should reflect all society, not just a typically male ruling class By Jane Martinson 18 September 2017 A hunch five years ago that the front pages of British newspapers were dominated by men prompted research that proved the hunch right: daily newspapers were full of male writers and voices. Since then much has [...]

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Gender and the news industry: Why it’s important to focus on mainstream newspapers. Despite the loss of readership, they shape the discourse on contemporary issues

Gender and the news industry: Why it’s important to focus on mainstream newspapers. Despite the loss of readership, they shape the discourse on contemporary issues By Marina Franchi 18 September Marina Franchi will take part in the panel discussion The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers, hosted by LSE [...]

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Standard masculine viewpoints dominate the agenda and public understanding

Standard masculine viewpoints dominate the agenda and public understanding By Yasmin Alibhai-Brown 18 September 2017 Four years ago, a student from a reputable university asked if we could meet for coffee. She really, really, really wanted to become a newspaper or online journalist and wanted me to tell her all about it. We met. [...]

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British society sees itself through a predominantly old, white male gaze

British society sees itself through a predominantly old, white male gaze By Eleanor Mills 15 September 2017 The lack of diversity in newspapers keeps our society from seeing itself as it is, writes Eleanor Mills The media is the mirror that society holds up to itself, it is through newspapers – online and off [...]

By | 2018-03-02T05:35:51+00:00 September 15th, 2017|News|Comments Off on British society sees itself through a predominantly old, white male gaze

IMPRESS Are Recruiting Board Members

IMPRESS Are Recruiting Board Members By Aine Quinn 13 September 2017 IMPRESS is dedicated to acting fairly and impartially as a regulator of news publishers across the United Kingdom. Our first Board members took up their posts two years ago, when IMPRESS was in its start-up phase. Now, with more than 100 news publications [...]

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The Women in Journalism Summer Party: A Quick Round-Up

The Women in Journalism Summer Party: A Quick Round-Up By Aine Quinn 7 September 2017 The Women in Journalism 2017 summer party was held on Monday 24 July 2017 at the Ned, 27 Poultry, London. We would like to thank The Ned for hosting our 200 guests, and Perrier Jouet who provided champagne. Eve [...]

By | 2018-02-13T12:27:02+00:00 September 7th, 2017|News, Past Events|Comments Off on The Women in Journalism Summer Party: A Quick Round-Up

Welcome to the team, Grace Holliday

Welcome to the team, Grace Holliday By Aine Quinn September 5th Grace Holliday has been appointed as Women in Journalism’s new social media intern, as our previous intern Georgia Edkins joins the Daily Mail Graduate Trainee Scheme. Grace is a freelance writer, journalist and social media manager who has written for the Guardian, Buzzfeed, [...]

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