Staff Profile

/Dr Washington Mushore

Dr Washington Mushore

Lecturer, Film and Theatre Arts


Qualifications: 

  • Doctor of Literature and Philosophy (DLitt et Phil) in African Languages, University of South Africa (UNISA) 2012
  • Master of Arts (MA) in African Languages in African Languages, University of South Africa, UNISA 2010
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) Media Studies, Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU), 2005
  • Diploma, Advertising and Public Relations, College of Professional Management (CPM)-UK, 2004
  • Diploma, Business Management/Administration, College of Professional Management (CPM)-UK, 1998
  • Diploma, Principles of Modern Management, College of Professional Management (CPM)-UK, 1998
  • Diploma, Stores Management and Stock Control, College of Professional Management (CPM)-UK, 1996

Research Interests:

Language and Representation in Media (Oral, Print and Electronic), Advertising and Media Management

Publications

  • Urther Rwafa and Washington Mushore, 2014 Violence of Representations of HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwean Cinema, Journal of African Cinemas, Volume 6 No 2, pp 205-214
  • Urther Rwafa, Washington Mushore and Ephraim Vhutuza, 2014 Towards peace, healing and reconciliation in Zimbabwe: Theatricalising political violence through Rituals (2011),Imbizo: International Journal of African Literary and Comparative Studies, Vol 5(2), pp 21-39
  • Washington Mushore, 2011, Rhetorical Devices in the Shona printed adverts in Zimbabwe, Latin America Report, UNISA Centre of Latin American Studies, Vol 27 (2), pp 236-247
  • Washington Mushore, 2011 The significance of decolonial epistemology in the study of African theatre, Latin America Report, UNISA Centre of Latin American Studies, Vol 28 (1), pp 250-258
  • Washington Mushore, 2011 The role of song in selected Zimbabwean adverts, Muziki: Journal of Music and Research in Africa, Vol 8 (2), pp 117-122
  • Washington Mushore, 2012 Communication as performance: Rethinking Zimbabwe’s ‘MorteinActellic Gold Chirindamatura Dust’ Television Advert as Drama, Latin America Report, UNISA Centre of Latin American Studies, Vol1 (1), pp68-74
  • Washington Mushore, 2010 Imagining women: Resistance and representation in Zimbabwean Media, Latin America Report, UNISA Centre of Latin American Studies, Vol26 (1), pp32-45
  • Washington Mushore, 2009, Rethinking Advertising in Corporate Institutions: The case of the Zimbabwean Banking sector, NAWA: Journal of Language and Communication, Vol 5 (2), pp 140-155