4IR and Job Market
Presentations by Ebrahim Asmal (DUT IT Department), Dianne Makings (Cape Town International Animation Festival), Ayesha Mall (DUT Media, Language and Communication) and Deborah Lutge (DUT Drama Department). Chaired by Tarryn Frankish
Ayesha Mall heads the department of Media, Language and Communication in the Faculty of Arts and Design at DUT. She has worked as a journalist across platforms in community media and as a producer, researcher and scriptwriter for magazine programmes aired on SABC. She has been a journalism academic for over two decades and most recently had been teaching New Media and Editorial Management. Her research areas include new/digital media, community media and identity and representation, and journalism ethics.