This workshop of researchers from the Universities of Potsdam and Turin is the preparation for the upcoming symposium - February 2017 - which has the aim of bringing about an Italian-French-German network of young scholars dedicated to the reflection on the “virality” of misinformation and hate speech in social networks.
Arrival, Warm-Up Discussion and Brainstorming
|9–12 AM||Workshop “Infection of argumentation trough Front Nationale and AFD-discours. How populist parties use metaphors in Social Networks to mobilize against muslim citizens.” (Impulsreferat Christina Thumann)|
|2-5 PM||Workshop “On the metaphors of conspiracy theories about refugees in right wing media.” (Amir Dizdarević)|
|9-12 AM||Workshop “On virality of the BRD GMBH narrative in German social media.” (Jan Rathje)|
|2-5 PM||Workshop “Virality and emotionality of the “Lügenpresse” Phenomenon in Europe (Linda Thom)|
|9-12||Final Discussion and Plans for the Potsdam Symposium, February 2017|