Broadsheet Writer: Confessional Journalism Not New, Not Bad For Women

Broadsheet's Amanda Fortini takes issue with Hadley Freeman's indictment of female confessional journalism. "How boring," she writes, "if all pieces of writing were made to meet some standard of exemplary behavior and thought." » 7/06/09 2:00pm 7/06/09 2:00pm

Female Confessional Journalism And The Business Of Self-Hate

Hadley Freeman has a very smart piece in the Guardian today about a very disturbing phenomenon: female journalists publicly baring their depressing and ultimately unsuccessful battles with various forms of self-loathing. » 7/01/09 12:00pm 7/01/09 12:00pm