Recent Submissions

  • Ubuntu and the cinematic dramaturgy of Elelwani 

    Rodny-Gumede, Ylva (Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2017)
    In this article the author shows how the dramaturgy of Elelwani (wa-Luruli 2012) challenges theories around narration and audience interaction as articulated in the analysis of North American and European films, instead ...
  • Obama and liberal Afro-pessimism 

    Glenn, Ian (Department of Communication Science, University of the Free State, 2017)
    This article disputes academic accounts of Afro-pessimism, which see it as a product of ideological or discursive bias in the viewer, or as a crude generalisation across very different countries and cultures by examining ...