SOAS University of London

Centre for Global Media and Communications

Dr Christine Singer

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Christine Singer
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Biography

Christine Singer researches narrative, youth, media, film and South Africa. She also is interested in questions of youth and empowerment more broadly..

Publications

Singer, Christine (forthcoming). ‘Participatory Video and HIV/AIDS in South Africa.’ In: Kiran Prasad (ed.), New Media and Development. BRPC: New Delhi.

Singer, Christine (2013). ‘Film Africa 2012: Education Programme.’ Journal of African Cultural Studies 25:1, pp. 133-136.

Singer, Christine and Lindiwe Dovey (2012). ‘Representations of African childhood in conflict and post-conflict contexts: Johnny Mad Dog, Ezra, and Sleepwalking Land.’ In: Olson, Debbie and Scahill, Andrew (eds.), Lost and Othered Children in Contemporary Cinema. Plymouth: Lexington Books, pp. 151-174.

Conference papers

‘Youth, HIV/AIDS, and Media Advocacy in South Africa: The Steps for the Future Film Project.’ 5th European Conference on African Studies (ECAS), Lisbon, 27-29 June 2013.

‘Mediating the “Born Frees”: Youth and Screen Media in South Africa.’ Biennial Conference of the Association of African Studies UK (ASAUK), Leeds, 6-8 September 2012.

‘Representations of Youth in South African Screen Media: The Soul Buddyz Television Series.’ Annual Conference of the International Association of Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), Durban, 15-19 July 2012.

Teaching