April 28: How to be a successful podcaster

Tune in to our panel of top podcasters from legacy print titles to lone freelances. You'll hear about how to find and grow an audience, how podcasting can extend and enhance your existing personal or company brand and if you can make money out it. There'll be a Q&A too but please don't expect much [...]

By |2021-04-28T17:34:03+01:00April 26th, 2021|Events, Past Events|Comments Off on April 28: How to be a successful podcaster

April 20: In Conversation with Anna Cordrea Rado, freelance journalist and author of You’re the Business

Anna Codrea Rado, founder of the Fair Pay for Freelancers campaign, discussed her new book You're the Business: How to Build a Successful Career When You Strike Out Alone in an exclusive event for Women in Journalism. She was interviewed by award-winning freelance journalist Donna Ferguson about her top tips for starting out as a [...]

By |2021-04-23T12:33:03+01:00April 14th, 2021|Past Events|Comments Off on April 20: In Conversation with Anna Cordrea Rado, freelance journalist and author of You’re the Business

In conversation with Katya Adler

Our sixth brilliant guest for our ‘In conversation’ series was Katya Adler, Europe Editor, BBC News, & British Journalism Review’s Charles Wheeler Award winner 2019. She talked to Alison Phillips about her 24-year career, covering Brexit, how she deals with the crossfire from “bringing uncomfortable truths into the living room”, how she manages her family and busy working [...]

By |2021-02-23T13:45:59+00:00February 1st, 2021|Past Events|Comments Off on In conversation with Katya Adler

The legendary WIJ Christmas party is back! 6.30 tonight!

"For more than 80 years, No7 has given women the support and encouragement to take on crucial moments in their lives with confidence and self-belief, being allies of unstoppable women everywhere. That’s why we are so proud to be sponsoring Women in Journalism’s Christmas celebrations, an organisation whose beliefs in supporting women so closely mirrors [...]

By |2020-12-16T12:27:50+00:00October 26th, 2020|Past Events|Comments Off on The legendary WIJ Christmas party is back! 6.30 tonight!

Sept 29: “In conversation” with Yasmin Alibhai-Brown and her new book ‘Ladies Who Punch”

Where: ZOOM When : Tuesday Sept 29 Time: 18.00 to 19.00 Join award winning journalist, broadcaster and WIJ committee member Yasmin Alibhai-Brown to hear her talk about her latest book with Sonya Thomas WIJ committee member & freelance journalist,  Ladies Who Punch: 50 Trailblazing Women Whose Stories We Should Know. Throughout history, plucky, indomitable, daring, [...]

By |2020-09-30T10:00:42+01:00September 22nd, 2020|Events, Past Events|Comments Off on Sept 29: “In conversation” with Yasmin Alibhai-Brown and her new book ‘Ladies Who Punch”

OCT 6: Fleet Street Girls with Julie Welch and Eve Pollard

When : October 6 Time : 6pm to 7pm Julie Welch talks to Eve Pollard (legend!) about her new book Fleet Street Girls – The women who broke down the doors of the gentleman’s club. Her personal story tells of the female journalists who broke down barriers in the 1970s and 1980s as women moved up the ranks in Fleet Street when it was [...]

By |2020-10-07T08:29:15+01:00September 21st, 2020|Events, Past Events|Comments Off on OCT 6: Fleet Street Girls with Julie Welch and Eve Pollard

NOV 17: Lit Fest with Susie Dent talking to Julia Langdon

In conversation with Countdown's Susie Dent about her new book, Word Perfect. Join Countdown’s queen of Dictionary Corner in conversation about her new book, Word Perfect, with Julia Langdon, political journalist, author and scrabble legend. Susie will share the stories behind common phrases like stealing someone’s thunder, May Day and the meaning of “snaccident” – [...]

By |2020-11-18T08:16:52+00:00September 18th, 2020|Events, Past Events|Comments Off on NOV 17: Lit Fest with Susie Dent talking to Julia Langdon

Sept 22: WIJ LIT FEST : Sam Baker ‘in conversation’ on The Shift:

When : September 22 Time : 6.00 to 7.00 PM How I (lost and) found myself after 40 – and you can too. Former editor in chief of Cosmopolitan and Red and co-founder of The Pool, Sam will be talking to her former colleague and WIJ committee member Louise Court. “It’s the book I wish [...]

By |2020-09-23T16:57:44+01:00August 21st, 2020|Past Events|Comments Off on Sept 22: WIJ LIT FEST : Sam Baker ‘in conversation’ on The Shift:

WRITE UP: In Conversation with Ingrid and Joachim Wall: By Ashleigh Swan

When Swedish journalist Kim Wall went to interview an eccentric inventor in the summer of 2017, the story ended in tragedy. Three years later, Women in Journalism were honoured to welcome Jochim and Ingrid Wall, parents of Kim, to our online event on 14 July to celebrate the life of a remarkable young woman, recorded [...]

By |2020-09-12T15:05:37+01:00July 3rd, 2020|Events, Past Events|Comments Off on WRITE UP: In Conversation with Ingrid and Joachim Wall: By Ashleigh Swan

WRITE UP: Has The Domestic Load on Women Increased During Lockdown?

By Ashleigh Swan What effect does and will Covid-19 have on women’s lives? This was the question during our online meet-up on June 9th hosted by WIJ Chair, Eleanor Mills and a panel with Helen Lewis; author of ‘Difficult Women: A history of Feminism in 11 Fights’; Dr. Nighat Arif a GP who specializes in [...]

By |2020-07-10T13:36:40+01:00June 22nd, 2020|Past Events|Comments Off on WRITE UP: Has The Domestic Load on Women Increased During Lockdown?