Jennifer Pozner on Muck Rack

Jennifer Pozner Verified

Brooklyn, NY
Editor, WIMN's Voices
As seen in:  Salon, Daily Beast, Politico

Media critic. Public speaker. Anti-racist feminist. Founder/ED, Women In Media &News. Author, Reality Bites Back http://www.realitybitesbackbook.com Comedy nerd

Think Reality TV Is Sexist? Blame Donald Trump.

politico.com — Trump was also a central force in introducing the now-ubiquitous Angry Black Woman trope to reality TV audiences, through the intentionally polarizing editing and framing of a contestant named Omarosa Manigault-Stallworth. Though America's Next Top Model invoked that stereotype half a year earlier, Tyra Banks' series aired on lesser-watched UPN and targeted a niche audience of girls and young women.
Aug 15, 2015

Close, @CrisAintMarchin! My suggested headline was, "What Can The Apprentice Teach Us About a Trump Presidency?" politico.com/magazine/story…

Think Reality TV Is Sexist? Blame Donald Trump.

politico.com — When GOP debate moderator Megyn Kelly asked Donald Trump if Americans should elect a president who "call(s) women you don't like 'fat pigs,' 'dogs' 'slobs' and 'disgusting animals,'" he gloated, "Only Rosie O'Donnell," and a sea of Republicans howled.
Aug 15, 2015

@MichelleCumbo Thanks for helping me keep it together@memorial. SO appreciated. (&here's the @politico #Trump piece politico.com/magazine/story… )

Aug 15, 2015

RT @NancySlavin1: Huh, Trump is PMSing. If only it were that simple. @jennpozner Think Reality TV Is Sexist? Blame Donald Trump. politico.com/magazine/story…

Aug 15, 2015

Donald Trump's sexism has not just infected the presidential race. @jennpozner on its effect on reality television: politi.co/1Lc3R3W

Aug 15, 2015

RT @JamilSmith: Donald Trump's sexism has not just infected the presidential race. @jennpozner on its effect on reality television: politi.co/1Lc3R3W

Aug 15, 2015

RT @TrixieFilms: From @jennpozner on Trump: "We’ll never know how many brilliant business insights from women were left on the... fb.me/u46D3KPG

Show 10 more tweets from Jennifer Pozner, Jennifer Pozner and others...

UnReal pilot & ep2: as if Reality Bites Back became a scripted TV series...

Thoughts on Ben Moynihan guilty verdict, and the legacy of media misreporting

Ferguson & the myth of American Exceptionalism

Aug 14, 2014

Running out. #Storify of my thoughts on this: "Ferguson & the myth of American Exceptionalism" sfy.co/aoef

Reality Bites Back: The Troubling Truth about Guilty Pleasure TV

powells.com — Reality Bites Back by Jennifer Pozner: Nearly every night on every major network, “unscripted" (but carefully crafted) “reality" TV shows routinely glorify retrograde stereotypes that most people would assume got left behind 35 years ago. In Reality Bites Back, media critic Jennifer L. Pozner aims a critical, analytical lens at...

Amy Poehler's New Film "They Came Together" Is Over-the-Top Stupid in the Best Possible Way

bitchmagazine.org — Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler play painfully stereotypical lovebirds in rom-com spoof "They Came Together." If NYC single life actually resembled every bad rom-com ever, I'd be telling you about my ultimate meet-cute right now: me, a feminist media critic alone at the Brooklyn Academy of Music to review a movie for Bitch, him a handsome, witty stranger reading Naomi Klein's Shock Doctrine.
Show 3 more tweets from Jennifer Pozner, Jennifer Pozner and others...

Amy Poehler's New Film "They Came Together" Is Over-the-Top Stupid in the Best Possible Way

bitchmagazine.org — Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler play painfully stereotypical lovebirds in rom-com spoof "They Came Together." If NYC single life actually resembled every bad rom-com ever, I'd be telling you about my ultimate meet-cute right now: me, a feminist media critic alone at the Brooklyn Academy of Music to review a movie for Bitch, him a handsome, witty stranger reading Naomi Klein's Shock Doctrine.
Jul 03, 2014

RT @CrisAintMarchin: Sing it, @jennpozner at Bitch! Amy Poehler's 'They Came Together' Is Over-the-Top Stupid in the Best Possible Way | bitchmagazine.org/post/amy-poehl…

#WAMnyc 2014 @jennpozner's feed

#Bachelorette Season 10: "True love...means leaving a good profession behind."

More Articles →

Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.