Title:  Populism, Post-Truth Politics and Participatory Culture: Interventions in the Intersection of Popular and Political Communication

Division Affiliation:  Popular Communication Division

Time:  Wednesday, 24 May & Thurs, 25 May; 9:00 – 17:45

Location:  Hilton San Diego Bayfront   

Cost: $100.00 USD (lunch will be off-site)
Registration is open to all.

Limit:  10 min, 100 max 

Organizer(s):  Cornel Sandvoss, Stephen Harrington

Sponsor(s):  Centre for Participatory Culture, U of Huddersfield

Description:  The preconference will foster a dialogue between scholars working within different conceptual and methodological traditions in order to advance interdisciplinary debates and approaches to the study of contemporary popular and populist politics; building on this analysis the preconference concludes with reflections on how this analysis can and ought to translate into interventions on behalf of communication scholars in the political process and its communicative infrastructure.

Contact:  Cornel Sandvoss, c.sandvoss@hud.ac.uk