What is “representation”?How is development “represented”?By whom, and for whom?From the National Geographic effect tothe “CNN effect” and “Al-Jazeeraphenomenon”Description or action?Performativity: Development asRepresentation
Kinds of RepresentationMentalLanguage MentalVisual Visual Language
“Representation is the way inwhich MEANING is given tothe things depicted” Stuart Hall
Reception What influence do these factors have on interpreters? Class Age Gender Ethnicity Representation as Process Class Class Age Age Gender Gender Ethnicity EthnicityProduction ReferenceWhat part do these What sort of realitiesfactors play in media are depicted?production?
Representation is dynamicIt Is highly dependent onhistorical, social and politicalcontexts
Systems of representationare the means by whichideologies are framedSo who is in control of the systems?
Media Analysis“Gap of representation”"true meaning" and whatthe media depicts
Online DiscussionProvide an image of “development” from aniNGOAnalysis the image in terms of the “gap”