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UNESCO initiative boosts journalism education in Africa

By Enock Sithole A UNESCO initiative to strengthen journalism education in Africa has seen more than 735 journalism students, 556...

World Press Freedom Day celebrated through a range of themes in Africa

By Enock Sithole The World Press Freedom Day (WPFD), on May 3 was celebrated through various themes in different countries...

Tackling election mis- and disinformation

By Kemiso Wessie The digital and online realm has emerged as a battleground fraught with deep fake content generated by...

Novel media and communication MA programme kicks off in Rwanda By Enock Sithole The newly-introduced master’s programme in media and...

Shot in the arm for journalism, media and communication research

By Enock SitholeResearch in journalism, media and communication is about to get a shot in the arm following the launching...

Media and Communication Theory in Africa

“Media and Communication Theory in Africa” by Nelson Okorie “Media and Communication Theory in Africa” by Nelson Okorie is an...

African Perspectives on South–South Migration

“African Perspectives on South–South Migration,” edited by Meron Zeleke and Lahra Smith, delves into the often overlooked topic of South-South...

The "Routledge" Handbook of African Media and Communication Studies

The “Routledge Handbook of African Media and Communication Studies,  Edited by Winston Mano and Viola C. Milton Published in 2021,...

COVID-19 and Psychological Distress in Africa

COVID-19 and Psychological Distress in Africa Communitarian Perspectives Edited By Yamikani Ndasauka “COVID-19 and Psychological Distress in Africa: Communitarian Perspectives”...

Telling Stories of Pain and Hope: Museums in South Africa and Ireland

“Telling Stories of Pain and Hope: Museums in South Africa and Ireland” by Mary Elizabeth Lange and Ruth Teer-Tomaselli is...

Empowering Media Resilience in Eastern Africa: Highlights from the NORHED II Annual Workshop, 23-26 April Durban

This April, the University of KwaZulu-Natal hosted the enlightening NORHED II Annual Workshop, drawing together academics from the University of...

Jean-Marie Charon: ‘Young journalists develop doubts very early on’

by Laurie Chappatte Young journalists are often torn between their passion for their profession and the challenges it presents. Illustration...

Journalism students see an industry in crisis. It’s time to talk about it

The 7 challenges facing the media in the face of artificial intelligence Artificial intelligence (AI) promises a profound transformation of...

Deepfake and the risk from the massification of video fraud

By Dren Gërguri About 6 years ago, I wrote about a new ‘virus’ for journalism. Despite the fact that several...

Journal of African Cinemas 15.1 published

Intellect is pleased to announce that Journal of African Cinemas 15.1 is out now! This issue of JAC continues with...

Ethiopia gets its first journalism textbook

Journalism students in Ethiopia will now use a homegrown journalism textbook, thanks to the work of Drs Getachew Dinku and...

Ajen launches website, plans conference

The African Journalism Education Network (Ajen) has launched a website packed with new features, announced a new partnership with the...

Media, Place and Tourism-Worlds of imaginations

Edited by 𝗦𝘁𝗶𝗷𝗻𝗥𝗲𝗶𝗷𝗻𝗱𝗲𝗿𝘀, 𝗘𝗺𝗶𝗲𝗹𝗠𝗮𝗿𝘁𝗲𝗻𝘀, 𝗗𝗲𝗯𝗼𝗿𝗮𝗵𝗖𝗮𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗼, 𝗗𝗲𝗯𝗼𝗿𝗮𝗣𝗼𝘃𝗼𝗮, 𝗔𝗽𝗼𝗼𝗿𝘃𝗮𝗡𝗮𝗻𝗷𝗮𝗻𝗴𝘂𝗱 and 𝗥𝗼𝘀𝗮𝗦𝗰𝗵𝗶𝗮𝘃𝗼𝗻𝗲, this book highlights the connections between media, tourism and place, bringing...

Children and Young People´s Digital Lifeworlds: Domestication, Mediation, and Agency

Children and Young People’s Digital Lifeworlds: Domestication, Mediation, and Agency, by Dr Chikezie E. Uzuegbunam (Rhodes University, South Africa)Part of the...

Journal of African Media Studies 16.1 is published

Intellect is pleased to announce that the Journal of African Media Studies 16.1 is out now.