(Abstract) “First Radio, Then Shoes”: The Role of Radio in Post-Conflict Africa

If you’ve seen the movie┬áHotel Rwanda, maybe you’ll remember the opening credits: a melange of radio broadcasts that set the scene, including a man from Hutu Power Radio giving instructions and fanning the flames for attacks on Tutsis. It’s a striking opening. And it raises questions–without radio, how would things have been different? Radio is […]