Global Perspectives on Extreme Speech Online
ERC funded project ONLINERPOL has organized a two day workshop on global perspectives on online extreme speech at the House of Artists in Munich on 10-11 December 2018. The workshop will discuss current research on online cultures of political aggression, vitriol and disinformation, and their implications for the rise of neo-nationalism, far-right movements, and forms of anti-minority discourses in different parts of the world. See the cfp here. The workshop is jointly hosted by Prof Dr Sahana Udupa, LMU Muenchen, Prof Dr Peter Hervik, Aalborg University, Denmark, and Dr Iginio Gagliardone, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.