Fabrizio Macagno is Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Communication at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, where he teaches courses on Argumentation, Philosophy of Education, and Rhetoric. He is doing research in the fields of Argumentation and Philosophy of Language.

Fabrizio Macagno graduated with a Ph.D. in Linguistics from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan in 2008. His dissertation, supervised by Prof. Eddo Rigotti, advanced a new approach to definition, in which the ancient Aristotelian approach to semantics is applied to argumentation theory. His background is in Philology and Linguistics, and during his Master…

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