Professor and Head of Communication
Zizi Papacharissi studies the social and political consequences of new media.
Her co-edited book, “Trump and the Media,” looks at the presidential election of Donald Trump and the disruption in the news and social media.
Her book, “A Private Sphere: Democracy in Digital Age,” examines how online media redefines public-versus-private in modern democracies and sets new parameters for civic engagement.
She teaches courses on communication theory, political communication, the information society, digital democracy and communication research methods.
Areas of Expertise
In the News
June 15, 2017
March 12, 2015