Shameful Self-promotion: Seam wrote an online essay for the SSRC on 'New media in Africa and the Global Public Sphere'

From Africa is a Country Fri Feb 22 2013, 11:00:10

The main takeaway from #Kony2012 is that it will probably retain some salience--despite the widespread criticism against the film and its makers--for how most people, including some Africans, will engage with Sub-Saharan African issues for the time being. However, more promising for media are the implications of #OccupyNigeria, a series of protests that brought that [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

South Africa:   Wayde van Niekerk Breaks 300m World Record (news)
South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee
28 June 2017

He went on record as saying he was going for something 'ridiculous' over the little-run 300-metre event on Wednesday night and Wayde van Niekerk, South Africa's golden boy of world athletics, made a ... [read more]

Africa:   Africa's Relationship With China Is Ancient History (analysis)
Africa In Fact
23 June 2017

In 2002 South Africa's Parliament unveiled a digital reproduction of a map - of China, the Middle East and Africa - that some speculated could be the first map of the African continent. The Da Ming ... [read more]

East Africa:   Chinese Funded Ethio-Djibouti Water Project to Be Launched (news)
Forum on China-Africa Cooperation
29 June 2017

The Ethiopia-Djibouti cross border potable water project will be finalized and commence operation in about three months, according to Demelash Mulu, project manager. The water project funded by the ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!