The media

I’ve written 30+ news and analysis pieces on the media in Southern African for, I also currently maintain the website and run the Twitter account (@Journ_SA). Click here for a list of my pieces.

Work on the 2007 World Editor’s Forum for the Editor’s Weblog:

Quoted: ANC media overhaul plan backed by union

Financial reporting

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  • Payback: Remittances in NYC. Served as assignment editor for this project, produced by the International Newsroom class at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, for Global Post. Contributed to the package on Yemeni immigrants. Global Post (2009)




Human interest

For the University of the Witwatersrand alumni magazine Wits Review, Winter 2008

  • Wits tackles Xenophobia
  • Wits recognizes excellence in investigative journalism
  • “Time Management”

Arts & Culture

General news


Web editing:

  • – edited web sections and stories from correspondents in Kenya, Zimbabwe and Lesotho
  • Global Press Watch: web editor for the International Newsroom class website
  • MagNet 2009: web editor for the magazine’s website

Fact checking

Time Out New York: Fact-checking and research for: Student Guide, Continuing Education Guide, Governor’s Island supplement, NYC Food and Wine supplement, Museum issue, Fall Preview issue, Photo issue.

For Vuvuzela and Vuvuzela Online since July 2007:

For The Citizen newspaper (2004/2005)

  • Oppikoppi music festival review (August 2006)
  • Latest Harry Potter won’t disappoint fans (The Citizen Weekend cover, July 2005)
  • Across the great racial divide (The Citizen Theatre Vibe, October 2004)
  • The persistence of memory (The Citizen Theatre Vibe, October 2004)
  • Monkey business (The Citizen Vibe, front page, August 2005)



2 Responses to “Clips”

  1. Lee-Ann January 11, 2010 at 11:40 am #

    Hi Jax

    South African living abroad like you 🙂


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