Presentations in Conferences

  • Serafis, D., Greco, S., Pollaroli, C. and Jermini-Martinez Soria, C. (2020). “Multimodal arguments in the mainstream press: Illustrating portrayals of migration”. Paper presented: OSSA 12 – The Twelfth Conference of the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation “Evidence, Persuasion & Diversity”  3 – 6 June 2020, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada. 
  • Serafis, D. (2020). “Commentary on: “Diversity in Argumentation Theory” (by Claudio Duran & Eva Hamamé). Paper presented: OSSA 12 – The Twelfth Conference of the Ontario Society for the Study of Argumentation “Evidence, Persuasion & Diversity”  3 – 6 June 2020, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada.
  • Serafis, D. and Raimondo, C. (2019). “Unveiling racist portrayals of migrant and refugee populations in Italian media discourse: A corpus-assisted, argumentative perspective to critical discourse analysis”. 7th New Zealand Discourse Conference (NZDC7), 3-6 December 2019, Wellington, New Zealand.
  • Serafis, D. and Raimondo, C. (2019). “Migrants’ and refugees’ portrayals in Italian media discourse during the European ‘refugee crisis’: A corpus-assisted, argumentative perspective to CDA”. XII International Conference on Semiotics “Signs of Europe”, 1-3 November 2019, Thessaloniki, Greece. 
  • Kitis, E.D., Serafis, D. and Assimakopoulos, S. (2019) “Στρατηγικές νομιμοποίησης των πολιτικών της λιτότητας: Πορίσματα από την ανάλυση πρωθυπουργικών διαγγελμάτων κατά τη διάρκεια της ελληνικής κρίσης [Strategies for the legitimation of austerity policies: Evidence from the analysis of PMs’ addresses during the Greek crisis]” [in Greek]. 14th International Conference on Greek Linguistics (ICGL14), 5-8 September 2019, Patras, Greece.
  • Koufou, S., Serafis, D. and Kondyli, M. (2019). “Γλωσσική συγκρότηση αντιτιθέμενων υπό-ομάδων εκπαιδευτικών και στρατηγικές νομιμοποίησης της αντιπαράθεσής τους σε περιόδους κρίσης [Linguistic constructions of opposing teacher sub-groups and legitimation strategies of their conflict in times of crisis]” [in Greek]. Poster presentation. 14th International Conference on Greek Linguistics (ICGL14), 5-8 September 2019, Patras, Greece.
  • Pollaroli, C., Bonelli, L. and Serafis, D. (2019). “Multimodal strategies to dissent to hate and prejudice in an online anti-racist Swiss campaign”. 3rd European Conference on Argumentation (ECA 2019) “Reason to dissent”, Groningen, The Netherlands, 24 June–27 June, 2019.
  • Serafis. D., Kitis, E.D. and Assimakopoulos, S. (2019). “Legitimizing austerity in political speeches during the Greek crisis”. [Panel: Legitimation process in discourse: New theoretical and empirical insights; organized by Prof. Sam Bennett and Dr. Franco Zappettini]23rd DiscourseNet Conference ‘Discourse, power and mind: between reason and emotion’. Bergamo, Italy, 6-8 June, 2019.
  • Tsakona, V., Karachaliou, R., Serafis, D. and Archakis, A. (2018).  “Unveilling racism in anti-racist discourses: Evidence from a Greek campaign”. Paper presented: 3rd International Conference on the Sociolinguistics of Immigration (Slimig2018). Sestri Levante (Genova), Italy, 27-28 September 2018.
  • Tsakona, V., Karachaliou, R., Serafis, D. and Archakis, A. (2018).  “Liquid racism in an anti-racist campaign”. Paper presented: Second International Conference on Sociolinguistics (ICS-2). Budapest, Hungary, 6-8 September 2018.
  • Maniou, E., Serafis, D. and Kondyli, M. (2018). “Γραμματική μεταφορά και μηντιακές αναπαραστάσεις στη διάρκεια της ελληνικής κρίσης: Μια κριτική μελέτη τίτλων εφημερίδων [Grammatical metaphor and media representations during Greek crisis: A critical study of newspapers headlines]”. [In Greek] Paper presented: 39th Annual Meeting of the Department of Linguistics (In Memoriam Michalis Setatos). Thessaloniki, Greece, 19-21 April 2018. 
  • Herman, T. and Serafis, D. (2018). “Arguing Emotions through non-Argumentative Headlines: Evidence from Newspapers during the Greek Crisis”. Paper presented: International Conference  “Argumentation & Language – ARGAGE2018”. Lugano, Switzerland, 7-9 February 2018.
  • Herman, T. and Serafis, D. (2017). “Meaning and emotive constructions in mutual extension: A case from the Greek press before the Referendum of 2015”. Paper presented: International Conference “Beyond Meaning”. Athens, Greece, 13-15 September 2017.
  • Serafis, D., Kitis, E.D. and Archakis, A. (2017). “Collective Identity and anti-austerity protest: Graffiti from Athens’ city-center”. Paper presented: 13th Conference of the European Sociological Association “(Un)Making Europe: Capitalism, Solidarities, Subjectivities”. Athens, Greece, 29 August- 01 September 2017.
  • Psylla, M. and Serafis, D. (2015). “Στην αρχή ήταν το Καστελόριζο: Αφηγηματικές κατασκευές στην αυγή της ελληνικής κρίσης [At the beginning there was ‘Kastelorizo’: narrative constructions at the dawn of the Greek crisis”. [in Greek] Paper presented: International Conference “Narratives of the crisis: myths and realities of the contemporary society”. Thessaloniki, Greece, 24-26 June 2015.
  • Psylla, M. and Serafis, D. (2014). “Έντυπος λόγος και εξουσία: Μια κριτική, κοινωνιοπολιτική, πολυτροπική προσέγγιση [Print media discourse and power: a critical sociopolitical and multimodal approach”. [in Greek] Paper presented: International Conference in honor of L.V. Thomas “Média et pouvoir, Socio-Anthropologie du Politique Contemporain”. Athens, Greece, 22-23 January 2014.
  • Psylla, M. and Serafis, D. (2013). “Η ανάλυση ενός γεγονότος μέσα από τον πολυσημικό λόγο των εφημερίδων: Μια μεθοδολογική και πολιτική προσέγγιση του Δεκέμβρη του 2008 [Analysis of an event through newspapers multisemiotic discourse: a methodological and political approach of December 2008”. [in Greek] Paper presented: 1oth International Conference on Semiotics “Changing words &Signs of the times”. Volos, Greece, 4-6 October 2013.