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Overview

Carolina Silveira is a PhD researcher working on the topic of Scottish identity and comedy. Her research seeks to identify the ways in which ideas about Scottishness are constrcuted and reproduced through stand-up comedy.

Desired research direction

Discourse Analysis, identity, nationalism, politics and international relations

Area of academic expertise - outline

Discourse Analysis, Multimodality, Constructivist Theory, Qualitative Methodology

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Research Output 2014 2018

Analysing discourse in sports entertainment through multiple modalities

Quinn, J. & Silveira, C., 2 Apr 2018, In : The Popular Culture Studies Journal. 6, 1, p. 189-203 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
entertainment
Sports
discourse analysis
discourse
broadcast

Radge politics: satire and Scottish identity

Silveira, C., Leith, M., Quinn, J. & Flynn, R., 10 Apr 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
File
satire
national identity
politics
multimodality
BBC
Open Access
File
news
migrant
refugee
immigrant
illegality

Jugend als politischer akteur nach dem "Arabischen Frühling": der fall Tunesien

Silveira, C., 2014, In : Berliner Debatte Initial. 25, 4, p. 18-24 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activities 2015 2017

  • 10 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 5 Participation in conference
  • 1 Editorial activity
  • 1 Oral presentation

BSA Regional Postgraduate Event: Racisms in Scotland and England

Carolina Silveira (Participant)
23 Jun 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

ECPR Summer School 2017

Carolina Silveira (Participant)
31 Jul 20174 Aug 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Scottish Journal of Performance (Journal)

Carolina Silveira (Editor)
Sep 2017

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

The Value of Comedy

Carolina Silveira (Participant)
11 Aug 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Comedy, Gender, and Offence

Carolina Silveira (Participant)
8 Mar 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference