Dr. Carl Patrick Burrowes is Associate Professor of Communications & Humanities at Penn State Harrisburg. His areas of research interest are media history, cultural studies and press freedom, especially in Africa and its Diaspora.


Liberia: Beyond the Troops-No-Troops Debate

Fueled by media images of carnage and desperation, a debate has been begun regarding a possible U.S. role in Liberia, but so far it has been all troops or no troops, without adequate attention to the big picture.

    Africa, Democratization, human rights, Liberia