Franklin

Africa's media image in the 21st century : from the "Heart of darkness" to "Africa rising" / edited by Mel Bunce, Suzanne Franks, and Chris Paterson.

Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2017.
Series:
Communication and society (Routledge (Firm))
Communication and society
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 239 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Africa -- In mass media.
Africa -- Press coverage -- History -- 21st century.
Journalism -- Technological innovations.
Mass media
Press coverage.
Africa.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introduction: a new Africa's media image? / Mel Bunce, Suzanne Franks and Chris Paterson
Framing Africa. The international news coverage of Africa: beyond the "single story" / Mel Bunce
Media perspectives: in defence of western journalists in Africa / Michela Wrong
Reporting and writing Africa in a world of unequal encounters / Francis Nyamonjoh
Media perspectives: how does Africa get reported? a letter of concern to 60 minutes / Howard French
How not to write about writing about Africa / Martin Scott
Bringing Africa home: reflections on discursive practices of domestication in international news reporting on Africa by Belgian television / Stijn Joye
The image of Africa from the perspectives of the African diasporic press in the UK / Ola Ogunyemi
The image makers. Mediating the distant Other for the distant audience: How do Western correspondents in East and Southern Africa perceive their audience? / Toussaint Nothias
Media perspectives: television reporting of Africa 30 years on / Zeinab Badawi
Foreign correspondents in Sub-Saharan Africa: their socio-demographics and professional culture
Paulo Nuno Vicente
Media perspectives: reflecting on my father's legacy in reporting Africa / Salim Amin
We're missing the story: the media's retreat from foreign reporting / Anjan Sundaram
Instagram as a potential platform for alternative visual culture in South Africa / Danielle Becker
Media perspectives: social media and new narratives: Kenyans tweet back / H. Nanjala Nyabola
A "new Ghana" in "Rising Africa"? / Rachel Flamenbaum
Development and humanitarian stories. Media perspectives: is Africa's development story still stuck on aid? / Eliza Anyangwe
AIDS in Africa and the British media: shifting images of a pandemic / Ludek Stavinoha
Media perspectives: a means to an end? creating a market for humanitarian news from Africa / Heba Aly
It was a "simple", "positive" story of African self-help (manufactured for a Kenyan NGO by advertising multinationals) / Kate Wright
Media perspectives: Africa for Norway: challenging stereotypes using humour / Nikolas Poulsen Viki
Bloggers, celebrities, and economists: news coverage of the Millennium Village Project / Audrey Arriss, Anya Schiffrin and Michelle Chahine
Politics in the representation of Africa. Africa through Chinese eyes: new frames or the same old lens? African news in English from China Central Television, compared with the BBC / Vivien Marsh
Media perspectives: new media & African engagement with the global public sphere / Sean Jacobs
Shifting power relations, shifting images Herman Wasserman
Communicating violence: the media strategies of Boko Haram / Abdullahi Abubakar
Media Perspectives: Chinese media perceptions on the reporting of Africa / James Wan
New imperialisms, old stereotypes / Chris Paterson
Nollywood news: African screen media at the intersections of the global and the local / Noah Tsika.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Bunce, Melanie, 1983- editor.
Franks, Suzanne, editor.
Paterson, Chris, 1963- editor.
ISBN:
9781138962323
1138962325
9781138962316
1138962317
OCLC:
953976532
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