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Prof Michal Krzyzanowski

Communication and Media


Personal Statement

Michał Krzyżanowski has been affiliated to the Discourse & Society Research Group at the University of Liverpool's Communication & Media Department since 2017. Since 2013, he has held the Chair in Media and Communication Studies at Örebro University, Sweden and in 2018-19 he was also Albert Bonnier Jr. Guest Professor in Media Studies at Stockholm University.

Michał is one of the leading and key internationally recognised experts in critical discourse studies of political, policy and organisational communication as well as of media and journalism. He is known for his work on right-wing populism, normalisation of racism, politics of exclusion, and anti-immigration rhetoric as well as for his research on neoliberal discourses and dynamics of democracy in the context of socio-political transformations. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Language and Politics and a co-editor of the book series Bloomsbury Advances in Critical Discourse Studies. He sits on a number of editorial boards including of Critical Discourse Studies, Social Semiotics or DATA Browser book series.

For more information see his Google Scholar Profile and Twitter Profile.