Publications

PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

Workneh, T. W., & Steeves, H. L. (2019). Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown in Africa: Cultural brokerage, “going native,” and colonial nostalgia. International Journal of Communication, 13, 5525–5547. https://ijoc.org/index.php/ijoc/article/view/11895

Workneh, T. W. (2019). Counter-terrorism in Ethiopia: Manufacturing insecurity, monopolizing speech. Internet Policy Review, 8(1). https://doi.org/10.14763/2019.1.1394

Workneh, T. W. (2019). Exotica Africana: Interrogating African otherness in Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern. Popular Communication: The International Journal of Media and Culture, 1–17. https://doi.org/10.1080/15405702.2019.1637524

Workneh, T. W. (2019). Journalistic autonomy in Voice of America’s Amharic service: Actors, deterrents, and safeguards. Journalism Studies, 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1080/1461670X.2019.1634484

Workneh, T. W. (2018). State monopoly of telecommunications in Ethiopia: Origins, debates, and the way forward. Review of African Political Economy, 45(158), 592–608. https://doi.org/10.1080/03056244.2018.1531390

Workneh, T. W. (2018). Journalism education interventions in Sub-Saharan Africa: An examination of the Norwegian model in Ethiopia. African Journalism Studies, 39(2), 9–29. https://doi.org/10.1080/23743670.2018.1473269

Workneh, T.W. (2016). Chinese multinationals in the Ethiopian telecommunications sector. Communication, Culture & Critique, 9(1), 126–147. https://doi.org/10.1111/cccr.12129 2015

Workneh, T. W. (2015). Digital cleansing? A look into state-sponsored policing of Ethiopian networked communities. African Journalism Studies, 36(4), 102–124. https://doi.org/10.1080/23743670.2015.1119493

Workneh, T. W. (2013). War journalism or peace journalism? A case study of U.S. and British newspapers’ coverage of the Somali conflict. Global Media Journal, 6(1), 40-52.

Workneh, T. W. (2003). Disney kids: A study on the reception of a global media mogul by Ethiopian children. The International Clearinghouse on Youth, Children and Media Yearbook, 83-97.

BOOK CHAPTERS

Workneh, T. W., & Steeves, H. L. (2020). State monopoly of telecommunications in Ethiopia: Revisiting natural monopoly in the era of deregulation. In R. Nichols & G. Martinez (Eds.), Political economy of media industries: Global transformations and challenges (pp. 127–147). New York & London: Routledge.

Sharma, R., & Workneh, T. W. (2020). The Spice of Life: Discussing Diversity and Disparity in Mississippi Masala. In J.D. Hamlet (Ed.), Films as Rhetorical Texts: Cultivating Discussion about Race, Racism, and Race Relations (pp. 29–46). Lanham/Boulder/New York/London: Lexington Books.

Workneh, T. W.  (2018). Examining the intersections of counter-terrorism laws and Internet governance in Ethiopia. In D. Oppermann (Ed.), Internet governance in the global south. NUPRI Research Group.

Workneh, T. W. (2016). Sub-Saharan Africa. In B. Birkinbine, R. Gomez, & J. Wasko (Eds.), Global media giants (pp. 287–311). New York: Routledge.

ENCYCLOPEDIA ARTICLES

Workneh, T. W. (2020). Ethiopia. In D. Merskin (Ed.), The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Mass Media and Society (Vol. 2, pp. 570–572). SAGE Publications.

Workneh, T. W. (2020). Naspers. In D. Merskin (Ed.), The SAGE International Encyclopedia of Mass Media and Society (Vol. 3, pp. 1162–1163). SAGE Publications.