Giorgia Riboni holds a PhD in English Studies and is currently working as a Lecturer at the University of Milan. Her main research interests lie in web-mediated communication. Her research is characterized by a methodological approach based on discourse analysis integrated with quantitative investigation in the tradition of corpus linguistics. Her publications include the volume Nuovi media e discorso politico. I blog nelle elezioni presidenziali americane [New Media and Political Discourse. Blogs in US Presidential Elections] (2014) and the journal article “Representation of Knowledge about Opioids between criminalization and Medicalization” (2020).