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Journal Articles

Bastos, M. & Farkas, J. (2019). “Donald Trump is my President!” The Internet Research Agency Propaganda Machine, Social Media + Society, 5(3). DOI:  10.1177/2056305119865466

Farkas, J. & Schou, J. (2018). Fake news as a floating signifier: Hegemony, antagonism and the politics of falsehoodJavnost – The Public, 25(3): 298-314. DOI: 10.1080/13183222.2018.1463047

Farkas, J., Schou, J., & Neumayer, C. (2018b). Platformed Antagonism: Racist discourses on fake Muslim Facebook pages, Critical Discourse Studies, 15(5)463-480DOI: 10.1080/17405904.2018.1450276

Farkas, J., Schou, J., & Neumayer, C. (2018a). Cloaked Facebook Pages: Exploring Fake Islamist Propaganda in Social Media, New Media & Society, 20(5): 1850-1867. DOI: 10.1177/1461444817707759

Farkas, J. & Schwartz, S. A. (2018). Please Like, Comment and Share our Campaign! How Social Media Managers for Danish Political Parties Perceive User-Generated Content. Nordicom Review, 39(2): 19-33. DOI: 10.2478/nor-2018-0008

Farkas, J. & Neumayer, C. (2017). ‘Stop Fake Hate Profiles on Facebook’: Challenges for crowdsourced activism on social media, First Monday22(9). DOI: 10.5210/fm.v22i9.8042

Schou, J. & Farkas, J. (2016). Algorithms, Interfaces, and the Circulation of Information: Interrogating the Epistemological Challenges of FacebookKOME − An International Journal of Pure Communication Inquiry, 4(1): 36-49. DOI: 10.17646/KOME.2016.13

Schou, J., Farkas, J. & Hjelholt, M. (2015). The Double Conditioning of Political Participation: Grassroots Politics on Facebook. Conjunctions. Transdisciplinary Journal of Cultural Participation, 2(2): 29-47. DOI: 10.7146/tjcp.v2i2.22921


Farkas, J. & Schou, J. (2019). Post-Truth, Fake News and Democracy: Mapping the Politics of Falsehood, New York: Routledge. More information.


Farkas, J. (2019). Disguised Propaganda On Social Media: Addressing Democratic Dangers And Solutions. Brown Journal of World Affairs, 25(1)

Book chapters

Schou, J. & Farkas, J. (Forthcoming). A Democratic Crisis? Post-truth Discourses and their Limits. In E. Kużelewska, G. Terzis, D. Trottier and D. Kloza, Disinformation and Digital Media as a Challenge for Democracy. Cambridge: Intersentia.

Farkas, J. (Forthcoming). A Case Against the Post-Truth Era: Revisiting Mouffe’s Critique of Consensus-Based Democracy. In M. Zimdars & K. McLeod (Eds.), Fake news: Understanding Media and Misinformation in the Digital Age, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Farkas, J. & Neumayer, C. (2018). Disguised propaganda from digital to social media. In J. Hunsinger, L. Klastrup & M. M. Allen (Eds.), The International Handbook of Internet Research (2nd ed.)New York: Springer. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-024-1202-4_33-1

Conference proceedings

Farkas, J. & Bastos, M. (2018). IRA Propaganda on Twitter: Stoking Antagonism and Tweeting Local News. Proceedings of the 9th Annual International Conference on Social Media and Society. DOI: 10.1145/3217804.3217929

Book reviews

Farkas, J. (2018). Book Review: The Ambivalent Internet: Mischief, Oddity, and Antagonism Online by Whitney Phillips and Ryan M. Milner. Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly. DOI: 10.1177/1077699018819432

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