SOAS University of London

Centre for Global Media and Communications

Dr Matti Pohjonen

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  • Teaching
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Overview

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School of Interdisciplinary Studies

Student Experience Director

Centre for Global Media and Communications

Lecturer

SOAS South Asia Institute

Member

Name:
Dr Matti Pohjonen
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SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
587

Biography

East Africa, with a focus on Ethiopia; critical theory; digital anthropology; digital methods; social media and conflict; online extremism and hate speech; big data and artificial intelligence

Teaching

Publications

Authored Books

Pohjonen, Matti (2018) Horizons of Hate: A Comparative Approach to Social Media Hate Speech. VoX-Pol Network of Excellence.

Articles

Udupa, Sahana and Pohjonen, Matti (2019) 'Extreme Speech and Global Digital Cultures — Introduction'. International Journal of Communication, (13), pp 3049-3067.

Pohjonen, Matti (2019) 'A Comparative Approach to Social Media Extreme Speech: Online Hate Speech as Media Commentary'. International Journal of Communication, (13), pp 3088-3103.

Pohjonen, Matti and Udupa, Sahana (2017) 'Extreme Speech Online: An Anthropological Critique of Hate Speech Debates'. International Journal of Communication, (11), pp 1173-1191.

Pohjonen, Matti and Ahmed, Reem (2016) 'Narratives of Risk: Assessing the Discourse of Online Extremism and Measures Proposed to Counter It'. S&F: Sicherheit und Frieden, (34) 4, pp 236-240.

Edited Books or Journals

Batabyal, Somnath and Chowdhry, Angad and Gaur, Meenu and Pohjonen, Matti, (eds.), (2011) Indian Mass Media and the Politics of Change. New Delhi; London: Routledge.

Book Chapters

Pohjonen, Matti and Paul, Soumyadeep (2011) 'Theory and Practice in Emerging Digital Cultures in India'. In: Batabyal, Somnath and Chowdhry, Angad and Gaur, Meenu and Pohjonen, Matti, (eds.), Indian Mass Media and the Politics of Change. Routledge India, pp 184-207.

Pohjonen, Matti (2011) 'Introduction'. In: Batabyal, Somnath and Chowdhry, Angad and Gaur, Meena and Pohjonen, Matti, (eds.), Indian Mass Media and the Politics of Change. Routledge India.

Monographs and Working Papers

Gagliardone, Iginio and Pohjonen, Matti and et al., (2016) Mechachal: Online debates and elections in Ethiopia - from hate speech to engagement in social media. .

Gagliardone, Iginio and Patel, Alisha and Pohjonen, Matti (2014) Mapping and analysing hate speech online: Opportunities and Challenges for Ethiopia. .

 

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