Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland
Dimitris Serafis is an SNSF Postdoctoral Research Fellow at USI – Università della Svizzera italiana (Switzerland), Adjunct Lecturer at the Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences (Greece) and Book Review Editor of the CADAAD Journal. His research interests lie at the intersection of critical discourse studies, social semiotics and multimodality and argumentation studies with a focus on topics such as racism, hate speech, authoritarianism, populism, and communication in times of crises. He has published (among others) in journals such as Critical Discourse Studies, Discourse & Communication, Journal of Language and Politics, Social Semiotics, and Informal Logic. His recent publications include Critical Perspectives on Migration in Discourse and Communication (2021 – Studies in Communication Sciences; co-edited with Jolanta Drzewiecka and Sara Greco).