Staff Profile

/Mrs B. Muromo

Mrs B. Muromo

Lecturer


Qualifications

  • Master of Science in Media & Society Studies (2009) Midlands State University
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Media & Society Studies (2007) Midlands State University
  • B  A  English & Communication Studies (2003) Zimbabwe Open University
  • Secondary Teacher’s Certificate (1987) Gweru Teachers’ College (UZ)

Research Interests

  • Media and religion,
  • Media & Politics,
  • Media & democracy (political communication, regulation etc),
  • Peace and security,
  • Social media,
  • Broadcasting and Gender

Publications

  • The relationship between the media and the judiciary in a democracy: The case of Zimbabwe (2012)
  • How democratic are National FM’s efforts to promote ethnic identities in Zimbabwe? (2012)
  •  Cartoons and gendered advertising: A case of the mainstream newspapers in Zimbabwe (2012)
  • Advertising and images of gender: The case of SABC Channels (2012)
  • What’s in a name? How Zimbabwean names tell stories (2013)
  • The place of the visually challenged in the mainstream media: The Zimbabwean case (2014)
  • Vanguard parties and governance in Africa: dimensions of battling for states (2014.
  • Political contestations in the music arena: the case of ZANU-PF and MDC (2015)
  • Verbal war deadlier than guns and bullets: print media and security in Zimbabwe (2016)

 

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