TELL OUR STORY, multiplying voices in the news media

: Reid (J.) & McKinley (D.)

R 300.00
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221pp., paperback, Johannesburg, 2020.


The experiences of three South African communities: the Glebelands hostel complex in Durban, the Xolobeni community on the Wild Coast, and Thembelihle settlement south-west of Johannesburg, demonstrate that some groups, rather than being voiceless, are being deliberately ignored by dominant news media.

Julie Reid is Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Science at the University of South Africa.

Dale McKinley is Research and Education Office for the International Labour, Research and Information Group and Senior Research Associate in the Department of Anthropology and Development Studies at the University of Johannesburg.