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Unstable democracies: Polarization, populism and disinformation in a hybrid media context

08.07.2020 14:58 | Anonymous member (Administrator)

November 11-13, 2020

Valencia (Spain)

Deadline: July 25, 2020

CFP Mediaflows Conference

In order to present a paper, 250-word proposals should be sent through the specific section form to which it is addressed until July 25, 2020.…rs/

The conference accepts papers in Spanish and English.

Considering the health circumstances facing Covid-19, the conference will have a semi-virtual character.


The conference includes six sections, whose specific cfp can be accessed on the website…rs/

1. Institutional crisis, democratic representation and media coverage.

2. Media consumption, and audiences in hybrid media systems.

3. Democratic values in times of populism and emotion: communication and leadership.

4. Strategy and democratic game: Surveys, pacts and political majority.

5. Research on hate discourse and disinformation.

6. Nuts and bolts of the power: Reality and fiction.


A selection of the accepted proposals will be published in a special edition of the Dígitos journal (, whose deadline for submission ends on December 15, 2020. Other publishing options will be shortly announced on the conference website.


  • July 25, 2020: the deadline for sending abstract proposals is closed.
  • July 31, 2020: communication of accepted papers.
  • September 15: Registration and fees payment opening.
  • November 1: deadline for sending complete proposals.
  • November 11, 12 and 13, 2020: Conference celebration.



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