- Position: Assistant Professor
- Department: Department of Journalism and Mass Communication
Gabriele Cosentino owns a PhD in media, culture and communication from New York University, and a laurea degree in communication science from the University of Bologna. Cosentino has taught at universities in the United States, Europe and the Middle East, most recently as a visiting assistant professor at the Lebanese American University in Beirut. He has published several articles on digital media, political communication and cultural globalization in peer-reviewed journals, such as Popular Communication, the journal of Italian Cinema and Media Studies and the Journal of African Media Studies. He also has published chapters in edited collections, such as the The New Media and Technocultures Reader and The Palgrave Handbook of Geopolitics. His most recents books are 'Social Media and the Post-Truth World Order' (Palgrave Macmillan, 2020), and 'The Infodemic. Geopolitics, Disinformation, and the Covid-19 Pandemic' (Bloomsbury Academic, 2023). Cosentino has presented his research in a plurality of academic conferences, including ICA and ECREA.
Disinformation and Post-truth