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Reporting famine; changing nothing

Franks, S. (2014). Reporting famine; changing nothing. British Journalism Review, 25(3), pp. 61-66. doi: 10.1177/0956474814550602


The media coverage of famine in Africa has been inextricably intertwined with politics and the use of aid. In the 30 years since the BBC famously reported famine in Ethiopia little, if anything, has changed about the media’s over-simplification of the subject.

Publication Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright Sage 2014
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Departments: School of Arts & Social Sciences > Journalism
Date available in CRO: 08 Jul 2015 09:31
Date deposited: 28 July 2017
Date of first online publication: September 2014
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