The Canadian Weblog Awards Make The News

An article in the Royal City Record out of Burnaby, British Columbia highlights the Canadian Weblog Awards and Gender Focus, which placed 2nd in the Feminist and 2nd in the LGBTQ categories.

Check out "Local blogger earns honours":
Jarrah Hodge finds no shortage of ideas for her award-winning Gender Focus blog - whether it's board games or sexist advertising.

Hodge, who studied women's studies at the University of British Columbia, decided to put her education to use and started a Canadian feminist blog. Hodge launched her blog in 2009, having seen some impressive U.S.-based blogs.

"There was no Canadian equivalent," she said.

Elan Morgan

Elan Morgan is a writer and web designer who works from Elan.Works, a designer and editor at GenderAvenger, and a speaker who has spoken across North America. They have been seen in the Globe & Mail, Best Health, Woman's Day, and Flow magazines, TEDxRegina, and on CBC News and Radio. They believe in and work to grow both personal and professional quality, genuine community, and meaningful content online.