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

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Foreword, V. Y. Mudimbe

1. Theorising image: a relational approach, Julia Gallagher

2. Constructing images of Africa: from troubled pan-African media to sprawling Nollywood, George Ogola

3. International news and the image of Africa: new storytellers, new narratives?

Mel Bunce

4. 'Image management' in east Africa: Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya and their donors, Jonathan Fisher

5. Mirrors, mimicry and the spectre of a failed state: how the government of Ethiopia deploys image, Emmanuel Fanta

6. Images of a traditional authority: the case of Ker Kwaro Acholi in northern Uganda, Clare Paine

7. The war of images in the Ivoirian post-electoral crisis: the role of news and online blogs in constructing political personas, Anne Schumann

8. Negotiating narratives of human rights abuses: image management in conflicts in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Georgina Holmes

9. Re-imagining Ethiopia: from campaign imagery to contemporary art, Wanja Kimani

10. Silent bodies and dissident vernaculars: representations of the body in South African fiction and film, Lizzy Attree


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Documentary photography -- Africa.
Photojournalism -- Political aspects -- Africa.
Africa -- In mass media.
Africa -- Foreign public opinion.
Africa -- Civilization.
Civilization. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00862898
Documentary photography. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00896093
Mass media. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01011219
Photojournalism -- Political aspects. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01062027
Public opinion. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01082785
Africa. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01239509