Eugenia Siapera – University College Dublin


Prof. Eugenia Siapera is Professor and Head of the School of Information and Communication Studies at UCD. Her research focuses on digital media and hate speech, covering both racism and misogyny. She has recently (2018) completed a project on Tracking and Monitoring Racist Hate Speech in Social Media, funded by the Irish Research Council and the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission. The final report is found here. Along with Debbie Ging she has co-edited a special issue on Online Misogyny for the journal Feminist Media Studies and a book on Gender Hate Online (2019, Palgrave)

Research Areas

Online Misogyny, Anti-feminism and Racially Toxic Hate Speech in Digital Platforms.