Summer School on Youth Political Participation in Times of Inequalities

This Summer School is organised by the project EURYKA and the Centre on Social Movement Studies (COSMOS). It will take place in Florence, Italy, from the 17th to the 22th of July 2018.

UOC Euryka team (Anna Clua, Ludovic Terren) will conduct a Methodological lecture about How youth can impact the public shpere in press and on Twitter.

For this session the main educational resources are:

And the complementary readings:

  •  Shelley Boulianne (2015) Social media use and participation: a meta- analysis of current research, Information, Communication & Society, 18:5, 524-538,
  • Micó, J.L., & Casero-Ripollés, A. (2014). Political activism online: Organization and media relations in the case of 15M in Spain. Information, Communication & Society, 17(7), 858-871.
  • Peña-López, I., Congosto, M., & Aragón, P. (2014). ‘Spanish Indignados’ and the evolution of the 15M movement on Twitter: Towards networked para-institutions. Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies, 37-41.

Presentation of the theoretical part of the session.

Hands-on activity.