Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed

Film-Video and Media Studies

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed

Lecturer

Education

  • Bachelor's (First Class Honors): University of Ghana
  • Master's: Michigan Technological University
  • Ph.D.: Penn State

 

 

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Biography

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed teaches world media systems and international mass communications at the Bellisario College of Communications.

She has worked on research projects on the corporate social responsibility work of telecommunications companies in Ghana, radio news production and reception in Northern Ghana, digtial media activism among others.

She is currently working on projects that examine the political economy of film in Northern Ghana. Among other things, her research interests focus on feminisms, development communication, broadcast media, new media and film. 

 

 

Publications

Academic Publications

Mohammed, Wunpini Fatimata. (2019). “Online Activism: Centering Marginalized Voices in Activist Work” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media, and Technology, No. 15. 10.5399/uo/ada.2019.15.2

Mohammed, Wunpini Fatimata., Xiao, Anli., & Hilton, Erica. (2019). “A Critical Analysis of Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana's Telecommunications Industry.” Communicatio: South African Journal for Communication Theory and Research. doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/02500167.2018.1552601

 

Research Reports

Mohammed, W. F. (2018). Nana Akufo-Addo: Putting Marginalised Women on the Agenda in Ghana? CDD West Africa, 6(4), 11-17. Retrieved from: https://cddelibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/New-Leaders-New-Direction-Vol-6.-No-4_2018.pdf

French translation available here: https://cddelibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Nouveaux-Dirigeants-Nouvelles-Directions_Vol-6.-No-4.-2018.pdf

 

Blogposts

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed. (2018, October 15). The Northern Smock. Cultural Analysis. https://popula.com/2018/10/15/the-northern-smock/

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed. (2018, July 9). Unemployment and the Rise of Neoliberalism in Ghana. Opinion Piece. https://africasacountry.com/2018/07/unemployment-and-the-rise-of-neoliberalism-in-ghana

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed. (2018, December 11). The forgotten kingdom. Documentary Film Review. https://africasacountry.com/2018/12/the-forgotten-kingdom

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed. (2018, March 26). 10 Reasons Why Tamale is the Music Capital of Ghana. Industry Review. http://www.okayafrica.com/ghana-music-tamale-10-reasons-capital/

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed. (2018, June 22). This Is How Muslims Observe Ramadan, Tiila and Eid al-Fitr in Tamale. Cultural Analysis. http://www.okayafrica.com/ramadan-tiila-eid-al-fitr-tama-ghana/

 

Contact

Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed
41 Greenberg Building
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-2179
ffm5032@psu.edu