Monika Verbalyte


Monika Verbalyte is a PhD student in the Department of Sociology at Freie Universität Berlin and a research fellow in the project Horizontal Europeanization: Europe of the People at Otto von Guericke University of Magdeburg. Her doctoral thesis The Emotional Dynamics of Political Scandal examines how emotions of the public are produced, articulated and shaped by the media during the political scandal. She has published a few contributions on her doctoral subject, the most recent being Deconstruction of the Emotional Logic of Political Scandal (in: Scandalogy. An Interdisciplinary Field, 2017). Her co-authored work in the field of Europe research has also been published in European Journal of Political Research and Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research.