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Southern African cinema: Towards a regional narration of the nation

Mhando, M. (2000) Southern African cinema: Towards a regional narration of the nation. In: Refiguring Postcoloniality: Beyond Literature Conference, 18 February 2000, Murdoch University, Murdoch, W.A

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For purposes of this paper I focus on the cinema in Mozambique, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and South Africa although geographically the region includes countries such as Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Swaziland and Zambia. The paper develops the argument that communication is always linked with power relations and suggests that in the media power and knowledge intersect endlessly.

Item Type: Conference Paper
Murdoch Affiliation(s): School of Media, Communication and Culture
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