Emotions, Populism and Polarisation
The international team studies hegemony, affects and political identification from interdisciplinary perspectives
HEPP and its projects
Our research is conducted via the three projects that make up HEPP, and range from our main disciplines of political science and communication to economics, the politics of history, memories, discourse analysis, and many more. The three projects, their research topics and individual websites are listed on the Research projects page.
This is a research hub that gathers a large cross-disciplinary research team of people engaged in several projects together to study...
The research team is collaboration hub between several interconnected projects. It draws from expertise on populism, polarisation...
Latest news from the Helsinki Hub for Emotions, Populism and Polarisation (HEPP).
The transformative potential of political contact zones: the case of Serbia-Kosovo relations
The doctoral defense of our HEPP researcher Marina Vulovic will take place on 23 June, 2021 online and onsite at the University of Helsinki.
HEPP2 conference (4-5 May) explores populism, polarisation and emotions through contemporary theorizing and examples across the world. Register and take part!
Announcing the interdisciplinary HEPP2 conference that gather over 200 scholars around the world to discuss emotions, populism and polarisation.