AUGUSTO H G M SOARES
Augusto is a part-time and self-funded PhD candidate in Social Anthropology at Queen’s University Belfast. His project, Tracking Online Political Sociality in Northern Ireland: Social media engagement in a context of persistent antagonism and increasing diversity, is about daily social media circulation and conversations related to topics of political significance in Northern Ireland. He is supervised by Dr Evropi Chatzipanagiotidou and Dr Dominic Bryan. In 2015, based on his MA dissertation, he published ‘The Parodic/Sincere Political Satire of Loyalists Against Democracy (LAD) and its Digital Remixing of Northern Ireland’, Queen's Political Review 3 (2): 36-53.