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Excerpts from a discussion on Ugandan News Media Posted on November 20, 2016
What you are about to read is an abbreviated version of the discussion that took place on December 16th at the National Museum in Kampala, on the occa[...]
National Perspective on and with Elly Rwakoma. Posted on November 16, 2016
The text below is a transcript of a Uganda Radio Network production that aired July 2015. The audio version can be found on our Soundcloud. Because of[...]
On Photojournalism in Uganda. Contributions to a discussion Posted on November 12, 2016
As promised in the previous post presenting Ali Mazrui's article that was published 50 years ago exactly, here more recent contributions to the discus[...]
HIP 1966 - 2016 Ali Mazrui: Newspapers in Africa face a dilemma Posted on October 26, 2016
History is a puzzle that expands while time unfolds. Serendipity sometimes helps to create momentum in this puzzle. It is november 3rd 2016 when I ty[...]
Winding up HIPUganda Weekly with a Princess and a (her) continuous waves of likes Posted on October 20, 2016
For four months we shared and evaluated on a weekly basis the most popular post done on our FB page according to Facebook's statistics. It has been a [...]
HIPUganda weekly, September 26-October 2 2016, (We) The People Posted on October 6, 2016
Last week there were two posts that got an equal amount of views on our Facebook page. Nothing spectacular really. An image with a missionary nature, [...]
HIPUganda weekly, September 19-25 2016, No Photo Needed. Posted on September 26, 2016
This week's most popular post is that of men signing a contract. It is an important contract. Obviously. 16 million was involved, and the construction[...]
HIPUganda weekly, September 12-18 2016, Screen Shots. Posted on September 21, 2016
This week's most popular post was initially shared in a closed Facebook group, and with permission of the original poster, and eventually also with pe[...]
HIPUganda weekly, September 5-11 2016, is it the dancing or is it the president? Posted on September 13, 2016
A president, not participating in a photogenic traditional dance, but engaged in a ball room dance. The pair may have been performing the opening danc[...]
HIPUganda weekly, August 29 - September 4th, Other Collections and methophorical diamonds that grow Posted on September 6, 2016
This week's most viewed image is connected to us sharing the announcement of the availability of a digitised collection online. While upon a first ass[...]
HIPUganda weekly, August 22-28, A (re)production (of what?) Posted on August 30, 2016
Something strange seems to be happening. We had posts this week with quite a number of likes and shares. But Facebook tells us that this uploaded phot[...]
HIPUganda weekly, August 15-21, Idi Amin taking over (again)? Posted on August 24, 2016
This week's most popular post to Facebook was, again, an image related to Idi Amin. It shows him playing soccer with members of his cabinet. The photo[...]