Benjamin de cleen
vrije universiteit brussel
Benjamin De Cleen is an assistant professor at the VUB Communication Studies Department where he is the coordinator of the English-language Communication Studies master on Journalism and Media in Europe. He is also a non-resident fellow of the Center for Media, Data and Society at the Central European University. His research is situated within discourse studies, and has mainly been focused on radical right rhetoric, on the role of expressive culture in the resistance against the radical right, and on the discourse-theoretical development of the concepts of populism, nationalism and conservatism.