Munachim Amah

Graduate Student
Teaching Assistant
Easton Graduate Teaching Fellow

What is Munachim's Story?

Munachim Amah is a Ph.D. candidate and teaching assistant in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. He is broadly interested in journalism studies and economic development, with a more specific interest in language use in journalism, journalism practice, and representation of poverty in news media.

Munachim has a Bachelor of Science in Economics and a Master of Science in Media and Communication. Before coming to the University of Iowa, he interned and worked as a freelance digital journalist for CNN Africa and was a writing instructor at the Pan-Atlantic University. 

He is interested in literature and has collected and co-edited three anthologies of short stories published by Afritondo Media and Publishing, and he is the administrator of Afritondo Short Story Prize, which promotes writing by Black and African writers.    

Munachim Amah
Contact Information

E327 Adler Journalism Building (AJB)
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States