Mastewal Adane Mellese

Vita

Mastewal Adane Mellese, PhD, began his research on western and non-western online news frames in the context of sub-Saharan Africa. He also studies self-presentation and identity formation on the social network sites. Mellese previously studied video production in India, and furthered his education by taking MA and PhD at Visual Communication and Expertise (VisComX) Center, Jacobs University Bremen under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Marion G. Müller. Currently, Mellese studies how social media has become a remarkable battleground for both dissidents and sympathizers of current African regimes to promote democracy, accountability, and transparency.

 
 
 
 
Mastewal Adane Mellese