The making of meaning in Africa : Word, Image and Sound

The Making of Meaning in Africa; Word, Image and Sound Duncan Omanga and Gilbert Ndi Shang The present collection addresses the intricate ways in which events, processes and phenomena are apprehended and reproduced in Africa by graduate students at BIGSAS. Inasmuch as the contributions fall under the gamut of media, literary, linguistic and translation studies, they are all underlined by an investigative quest for the understanding of meaning making processes in Africa. The papers in this The Making of Meaning in Africa; Word, Image and Sound Duncan Omanga and Gilbert Ndi Shang The present collection addresses the intricate ways in which events, processes and phenomena are apprehended and reproduced in Africa by graduate students at BIGSAS. Inasmuch as the contributions fall under the gamut of media, literary, linguistic and translation studies, they are all underlined by an investigative quest for the understanding of meaning making processes in Africa. The papers in this volume therefore attempt to offer a glimpse into some of these processes of meaning making in the continent. show moreshow less

Download full text files

Export metadata

  • Export Bibtex
  • Export RIS
  • frontdoor_exportcitavi

Additional Services

    Share in Twitter Search Google Scholar
Metadaten
Institutes:BIGSAS
Author: Gilbert Ndi Shang, Duncan Omanga, Michael Stasik, Henrike Firsching, Pamela Chepngetich-Omanga, Francis Ngatigwa, Diderot Djialla Mellie
Title of the journal / compilation (English):BIGSAS Working papers
Editor: Duncan Omanga, Gilbert Ndi Shang
Creating Corporation:BIGSAS/Institute of African Studies
Volume:2013
Year of Completion:2013
Issue:3
Pagenumber:155 S.
Series (Volume number)Bayreuth African Studies Working Papers (10)
SWD-Keyword:Gewalt; Kenya; Meinungsbildung; Sierra Leone; Swahili
Tag:Africa; bible translation; editorial cartoons; popular music; self-representation
Dewey Decimal Classification:3 Sozialwissenschaften
URN:urn:nbn:de:bvb:703-opus4-12673
Document Type:Periodical
Language:English
Date of Publication (online):11.07.2013
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung-Keine kommerzielle Nutzung-Weitergabe unter gleichen Bedingungen