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Mary Beard Takes On Her Sexist Detractors, New Yorker

Meet Professor Mary Beard, brilliant classicist, popular writer, lecturer, and blogger who engages coolly with her detractors, and takes on the men behind nuisance and hate trolls, occasionally converting them to decency.

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/09/01/troll-slayer

Maryam Mirzakhani: The first woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal prize

Maryam Mirzakhani: ‘The more I spent time on maths, the more excited I got’ | Science | theguardian.com.

The first woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal prize discusses her life as a mathematician