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Political Communication in the Time of Coronavirus by Peter Van Aelst, Jay G. Blumler

This book examines how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the flows of communication between politicians, journalists, and citizens. Distinguished contributors grapple...
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MediaLaB at the 26th World Congress of Political Science – 10-15 | 07 | 2021

We are looking forward to the start of the 26th World Congress of Political Science (IPSA). Theme of the congress...
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Social Media Populism

Populism and emotions: Italian political leaders’ communicative strategies to engage Facebook users

We are happy to announce that the article entitled 'Populism and emotions: Italian political leaders’ communicative strategies to engage Facebook...
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News Politics

Webinar – U.S. Presidential election 2020: Biden winning or Trump losing?

Photo: In the 2020 United States presidential election held on November 3, Joe Biden and senator Kamala Harris defeated...
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News Social Media Populism

Does populism go viral? How Italian leaders engage citizens through social media

New article on Populism and Italian leaders by Roberta Bracciale, Massimiliano Andretta and Antonio Martella entitled Does populism go viral?...
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Post-doctoral researcher position in political communication and social media analysis (SNS)

The Scuola Normale Superiore announces a selection, based on work to date and interview, for a research contract as part...
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Social Media Populism

Socially mediated populism

We are glad to announce that our director Prof. Roberta Bracciale published a work entitled “Socially mediated populism: the communicative...
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Online Campaigning

Revealed: how Italy’s populists used Facebook to win power

▴ A mural in Milan depicts Luigi Di Maio, left, and Matteo Salvini using Facebook on their phones. Illustration: Guardian...
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