Dario Lucchesi

2015: Master degree in Sociology at University of Padua (110/110 with honors)

Dissertation title: The practice streaming: new forms of management and appropriation of music in everyday life.

Supervisor: Prof. Federico Neresini

2012: Bachelor Degree in Social Sciences at University of Padua

Dissertation title: The return of the vinyl. An empirical research on the practices of music consumption through vinyl records.

Supervisor: prof. Claudio Riva

Fields of interest and research activities

My research interests mainly concern the role of the Web in social processes and in particular the analysis of communication forms of digital media and social media. I’m interested in the study of intolerance, discriminations and racism in the online sphere.

New media studies; Internet Studies; Hate Speech; Mass media studies; Media and communication; Digital media; Public sphere; Online spaces; STS; Cultural studies; Sociology of Racism; Cyber Racism.

Methodological Skills

Qualitative methods: Semi-Structured interviews, online interviews; Software: ATLAS.TI

Quantitative method: Statistical analysis with SPSS


“La musica: una questione di spazio domestico” in Squaderno n°28, a cura di Magaudda P, Bruni A, Brighenti A. Giugno 2011.


2016/2017 Teaching support of General Sociology in Sociological Sciences – University of Padua.

2016 Seminar “Public Sphere and new media: Between participation and hate speech online” in New Media. 3 November – University of Padua.

Organization of Conferences

2015 Member of the Scientific committee, Digital Literacy: “Ricerche, politiche e buone pratiche” –  FISSPA

– Università degli Studi di Padova, 10 Dicembre.

2016 Member of the Scientific committee, 1st National PhD Conference In Social Sciences. 23-25 June, session: Migrations and diasporas, racism(s) and anti-racism(s) – University of Padua.