African Studies has hosted a number of workshops and forums bringing together journalists, editors, scholars, and students to discuss the representations of Africa in the U.S. Media. Recent workshops include:
- Representing Conflict: Challenges to Fair and Adequate Coverage of the African Continent in the U.S Media (May 5, 2005)
- Reporting Africa in the US Media (March 8, 2002)
Center for African Studies with the Department of Journalism, Institute for Communications Research, and Illinois Initiative for Global Information and Communication Policy.
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