Official Launch of the AfroMedia Network

The Official Launch of the AfroMedia Platform took place at the EACA22 conference on the 31 of August 2022. This is an opportunity for African media research to connect.

New Book: Digital Dissidence and Social Media Censorship in Africa

Farooq A. Kperogi is delighted to announce the publication of the edited book titled /Digital Dissidence and Social Media Censorship in Africa, /which features cutting-edge scholarship on online resistance and government censorship of social media in Africa from a variety of distinguished scholars from across the continent.

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We are happy to announce that AfroMedia Network has now a Facebook page. You can log in and follow us…

Norhed II Launching Workshop Kristiansand 7-9 June 2022

The workshop with the theme `Preparing Practitioners for a Resilient Media in Eastern Africa` is intended to build the overall…

NEW BOOK: Health Crises and Media Discourses in Sub-Saharan Africa, Dralega, C.A., Napakol, A. (eds)

Health Crises and Media Discourses in Sub-Saharan Africa is an open access book which brings together leading scholars and critical…

Linking African Media Research Communities Together

Africa has a media research tradition which goes several decades back, but there is a lack of collaboration between researchers across the continent. A new platform can aid the situation and will also make African media researchers more visible for the rest of the world.

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Share Your Insights with the African Media Research Community

Have you discovered something in your research that would be interesting to share with other researchers? Are you reflecting upon something that has to do with academic discourses, methods, career paths, or the everyday of the scholarly life? Use AfroMedia Network as a surface and tool for elaborating your thoughts! We welcome all contributions – not only scholarly essays in the news feed but also recommendations for upcoming events and ideas for new journalistically oriented articles. Contact us!
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About AfroMedia Network

A Digital Platform for African Media Research

AfroMediaNetwork is a digital platform devoted to connect the research community in Africa. We hope it will serve as a source for inspiration, information and interaction for those interested in media and communication research in or about the African region. By bringing our community closer together, the platform will also make the expertise of African media scholars more accessible in larger society.
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