The role of “News-Finds-Me” Perception, Political Knowledge, and Ideological Extremism in Misinformation Sharing Practices

AssoComPol 2024 Conference The new European public sphere, the crises and challenges of "post-truth" 30 May - 1 June 2024, University of Catania Session: The dynamics of political polarization Presenting…

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Meeting the other side. Framing and (de-)polarizing effects of thematic and exemplar encounter with ideological outgroups

2023 American Political Science Association (APSA) Annual Meeting & Exhibition - Los Angeles (CA) Rights and Responsibilities in an Age of Mis- and Disinformation August 31 - September 3, 2023…

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Affective Polarization, the Hybrid Media System and Economic Uncertainty during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Italy

73rd Annual ICA Conference - Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Reclaming Autenticity in Communication May 25-29, 2023 Presentation: Affective Polarization, the Hybrid Media System and Economic Uncertainty during…

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Trust in journalists among the public as an indicator of deliberative culture: the case of Italy

ECREA 2022 – 9th European Communication Conference University of Aarhus 19-22 October 2022 Presentation: Trust in journalists among the public as an indicator of deliberative culture: the case of Italy…

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Public Health comes first? Divergence and differences between communitarians and libertarians during the Covid-19 pandemic

ECREA 2022 - 9th European Communication Conference University of Aarhus 19-22 October 2022 Presentation: Public Health comes first? Divergence and differences between communitarians and libertarians during the Covid-19 pandemic Authors:…

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Affective Polarization, the Hybrid Media System and Economic Uncertainty during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Italy

2022 APSA Annual Meeting & Exhibition Montréal, Quebec, Canada September 15 - 18 Presentation: Affective Polarization, the Hybrid Media System and Economic Uncertainty during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Italy Authors:…

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Infodemic perceived in the media, knowledge of official truths, trust in the government: the differences of the communitarians and libertarians during the Covid-19 pandemic

IV Convegno SISCC - Società Scientifica Italiana di Sociologia, Cultura, Comunicazione Qualcosa è cambiato? La trasformazione dei saperi University of Naples Federico II 23-24 giugno 2022 Presentation: Infodemia percepita nei…

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Affective polarization and the hybrid media system during the Covid Pandemic in Italy. The combined roles of political experiences in different communication environments and economic uncertainty

Media and the Illiberal Turn: Challenges to democracy and public communication in light of the COVID-19 pandemic 28-29 April 2022 Loughborough University, UK Presentation: "Affective polarization and the hybrid media…

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Who’s afraid of the COVID Vaccine? Fake news, information overload on social media and ideological polarization

Journalism and Disinformation | International Conference 16-17 December 2021 University of Palermo and online Interdepartmental Network on Journalism & Disinformation Presentation: Who’s afraid of the COVID Vaccine? Fake news, information…

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Who’s afraid of the COVID Vaccine? Fake news, information overload on social media and ideological polarization

This paper provides empirical evidence about varying levels of trust in anti-Covid vaccines amongst Italian citizens. We problematize the issue of trust at the crossroads between three strands of literature.…

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