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Scott Wright


Scott Wright is Senior Lecturer in Political Communication and a former Mid-Career Fellow of the British Academy. His research interests include everyday political talk, below the line comment fields and data journalism. Scott has published widely in leading international journals including Political Communication, International Journal of Press/Politics, New Media & Society, Journal of Computer Mediated-Communication, Information, Communication and Society, and the European Journal of Communication. He is currently undertaking a longitudinal analysis of journalists commenting below the line at the Guardian, and how comment fields impact journalism practice.

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