Press Silence in Postcolonial Zimbabwe

News Whiteouts, Journalism and Power

Zvenyika Eckson Mugari

 

Synopsis

This book focuses on news silence in Zimbabwe, taking as a point of departure the (in)famous blank spaces (whiteouts) which newspapers published to protest official censorship policy imposed by the Rhodesian government from the mid-1960s to the end of that decade.

Review

No review for this book yet.

Author

Zvenyika Eckson Mugari is Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Lecturer in the Media and Society Studies Department at the Midlands State University, Zimbabwe.