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The Resource Images of Africa : creation, negotiation and subversion, edited by Julia Gallagher ; with a foreword by V.Y. Mudimbe

Images of Africa : creation, negotiation and subversion, edited by Julia Gallagher ; with a foreword by V.Y. Mudimbe

Label
Images of Africa : creation, negotiation and subversion
Title
Images of Africa
Title remainder
creation, negotiation and subversion
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julia Gallagher ; with a foreword by V.Y. Mudimbe
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title challenges the widely-held idea that Africans are powerless in the creation of self-image. It explores the ways in which image creation is a process of negotiation entered into by a wide range of actors within and beyond the continent
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Images of Africa : creation, negotiation and subversion, edited by Julia Gallagher ; with a foreword by V.Y. Mudimbe
Label
Images of Africa : creation, negotiation and subversion, edited by Julia Gallagher ; with a foreword by V.Y. Mudimbe
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1mf71kw
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Copyright
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Theorising image: a relational approach -- Constructing images of Africa: from troubled pan-African media to sprawling Nollywood -- International news and the image of Africa: new storytellers, new narratives? -- 'Image management' in east Africa: Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and their donors -- Mirrors, mimicry and the spectre of a failed state: how the government of Ethiopia deploys image -- Images of a traditional authority: the case of Ker Kwaro Acholi in northern Uganda -- The war of images in the Ivoirian post-electoral crisis: the role of news and online blogs in constructing political personas -- Negotiating narratives of human rights abuses: image management in conflicts in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo -- Re-imagining Ethiopia: from campaign imagery to contemporary art -- Silent bodies and dissident vernaculars: representations of the body in South African fiction and film
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Extent
1 online resource (xv, 203 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780719098093
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote

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