Exploring the Communicative Boundaries of Participatory and Deliberative Democracy - Webinar






Join us for the third webinar of the PDD Summer Series to discuss communication in deliberative democracy


About this Event


Dannica Fleuß


  • Stephen Coleman, Television Election debates as deliberative spectacles
  • Marc PinolRovira, Why Digital Participatory Politics in Cambodia Are Under Threat And What This Means For Democracy
  • Simon Niemeyer, Technologies of Transmission: Securing macropolitical uptake of deliberative mini-publics
  • James Wong, Self-censorship and deliberative democracy


This panel collects together a number of papers which consider the ways in which participatory and deliberative democracy relies on communication, between citizens, experts, witnesses and other actors. By considering both the ways in which participants and audiences react to democratic encounters, and the changing technologies through which democracy is communicated, the contributions to this panel is panel shed new light on democratic theory and practice.

The webinar is part of a series organised by the PSA Participatory and Deliberative Democracy Specialist Group.

All webinars will be held on Zoom. We'll email you the link when you register.