Rebecca Traister accepts a Mirror Award from CNN's Anderson Cooper.
(Syracuse University) Traister wins Mirror Award
Long-time Salon contributor Rebecca Traister honored for her shrewd media commentary
June 19, 2012 1:07AM (UTC)
Salon contributing writer Rebecca Traister took home a
Mirror Award last week for Best Commentary in Digital Media for two essays that appeared in Salon (" 30 Rock' takes on feminist hypocrisy--and its own"; " Seeing 'Bridesmaids' is a social responsibility.") and one that appeared in the New York Times (" The Soap Opera Is Dead! Long Live The Soap Opera!" )
The Mirror Awards, awarded by Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, honors excellence in media industry reporting. Watch Traister win the award -- and her great acceptance speech -- below (
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