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Bruno Frutuoso Costa
Research Fields
Journalism, media, gender and death studies
Research Group
Media and Culture
Bruno Frutuoso Costa is a PhD student in Communication Sciences and a postgraduate student in Data Analysis in Social Sciences at the University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL). Bruno is a PhD research fellow of the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia) at CIES-Iscte, where he is developing his funded project "Aversion2agony: A cross-national comparative analysis of journalistic mediation of euthanasia in Portugal and the United Kingdom" (Reference 2023.04877.BD; Website In 2021, Bruno conducted a pioneering study in Portugal about the phenomenon of digital and face-to-face violence against women journalists, which was published as a book by Media XXI. His main areas of research include journalism, media, and gender studies, focusing on topics such as public space and news production, participation and the media, digital platforms and sociability, gender-based violence and hate speech, as well as the mediation of death and ... [more info]
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