Symposium – The Rise of the Far Right in Platform Societies

Wednesday 25 March 2020, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Guildford, Surrey (Last booking date is 28 February, 2020)


The Digital Societies Research Group in the Department of Sociology at the University of Surrey is hosting a half-day symposium titled “The Rise of the Far Right in Platform Societies” on 25th March 2020 (12pm – 6pm), at Guildford, Surrey.

The event features an opening plenary bringing together experts on online hate speech, extremism in platform societies and the Far Right. Plenary speakers include Shakuntala Banaji of the London School of Economics, Irene Zempi of Nottingham Trent University, Chris Allen of Leicester University.

Other speakers include – Jon Garland, Karen Bullock, Venetia Evergeti, Catherine Baker, Chris Till, Jakob Johannsen, Ashton Kingdon, Natalie Anne-Hall, Ilda Cuko, Yannick Veilleux-Lepage, Ozge Ozduzen.


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This event is taking place at University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, United Kingdom

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