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Professor Tawana Kupe

Board Member

Professor Tawana Kupe is an Associate Professor of Media Studies and the Deputy Vice Chancellor: Advancement, HR and Transformation at the University of the Witwatersrand He holds Bachelor of Arts Honours and Masters degrees in Literature Studies from the University of Zimbabwe and a Doctorate Philosophy degree in Media Studies from the University of Oslo in Norway. Professor Kupe has published books, book chapters and journal articles, written for newspapers and a commentated on radio and television. He is also active in the media space as a judge of journalism awards and also Chairman of boards of media NGOs.