Tag: women’s magazines

by Jillian Richardson

A 2014 study conducted by Vida, a research-driven organization that helps bring attention to women’s literature, found that female writers were shockingly underrepresented in general interest magazines. Last year, only 30 percent of articles in the New Yorker were written by women. The New Republic was even worse at 27 percent. And believe it or not, […] more »

by Susan Currie Sivek

Women’s magazines are full of fashion, beauty and relationship tips. However, studying them has also taught one researcher a lot about their future, and about the future of the magazine industry as a whole. Brooke Erin Duffy, an assistant professor in the School of Media and Communication at Temple University, explains her findings in her […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. New York Times publishes articles on Facebook during site outage (Mashable) 2. Full Fact launches online fact-finding tool (Journalism.co.uk) 3. AOL’s Patch is purging staff, but here’s how ‘hyperlocal’ can work (AdAge) 4. CNN plans ‘complete overhaul’ of digital operation for the fall (Mediabistro) 5. Time Warner Cable slapped with class action lawsuit over […] more »