Michael Bossetta

Michael Bossetta

PhD fellow


M.Sc., Political Science, University of Copenhagen
M.A., European Studies, Lund University
B.A., Philosophy, Columbia University

Refereed Journal Articles:

(2018) Bossetta, M. "The Digital Architectures of Social Media: Comparing Political Campaigning on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat in the 2016 U.S. Election." Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly.
DOI: 10.1177/1077699018763307

(2017) Bossetta, M. “Fighting Fire with Fire: Mainstream Adoption of the Populist Style in the 2014 Europe Debates between Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage.” The British Journal of Politics and International Relations. 
DOI: 10.1177/1369148117715646

(2017) Bossetta, M., Dutceac Segesten, A., and Trenz, H.J. “Political Participation on Facebook during Brexit: Does User Engagement on Media Pages Stimulate Engagement with Campaigns?” The Journal of Language and Politics.
DOI: http://doi.org/10.1075/jlp.17009.dut

(2017) Dutceac Segesten, A. and Bossetta, M. “A Typology of Political Participation Online: How Citizens used Twitter to Mobilize during the 2015 British General Elections.” Information, Communication & Society. 
DOI: 10.1080/1369118X.2016.1252413

(2017) Dutceac Segesten, A. and Bossetta, M. “The Eurosceptic Europeanization of Public Spheres: Print and Social Media Reactions to the 2014 European Parliament Elections.” Comparative European Politics.
DOI: 10.1057/s41295-017-0099-5

Book Chapters:

(2017) Bossetta, M., Dutceac Segesten, A. and Trenz, H.J. “Engaging with European Politics through Twitter and Facebook: Participation beyond the National?” in M. Barisione and A. Michailidou (Eds.), Social Media and European Politics: Rethinking Power and Legitimacy in the Digital Era. Basingstoke: Palgrave MacMillan.
DOI: 10.1057/978-1-137-59890-5_3

Edited Journals:

(2017) Bossetta, M. and Husted, E. "Populism: Critical Reflections on a Global Phenomenon." Politik, vol. 20(4). 

Other Publications: 

(2017) Dutceac Segesten, A. and Bossetta, M. "Sharing is Caring: Labour Supporters' Use of Social Media #GE2017" in E. Thorsen, D. Jackson, and D. Lilliker (Eds.) UK Election Analysis 2017: Media, Voters, and the Campaign.

Grants and Awards: 

2018. EliteForsk-Rejsestipenium, Mobility Grant, $33,000

2015. Wahlgrenska Stipendium for Media Researchers, Research Funding, $9,000.

2015. James Thomas Memorial Prize for best postgraduate paper presented at Political Studies Association (PSA) Media and Politics Group Annual Conference.

Teaching Experience:

2017, 2016. “Social Media and the Politics of the Digital Age,” M.Sc., University of Copenhagen.

2014. “Institutions and Governance in the European Union,” M.A., Lund University.

Media Coverage:

2017. "How Facebook is Changing Democracy," Financial Times, June 15. 

2017. "After Storm Canceled Flights, Texas Reps take 'Bipartisan Road Trip' to D.C.," Houston Chronicle, March 14.

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