osé Luis Valhondo Crego teaches Audiovisual Communication and Journalism at the University of Extremadura (Spain). His research has focused on audiovisual narratives and their relations to the construction of a democratic public sphere. He graduated in Audiovisual Communication and Psychology at the University of Salamanca and was trained as a journalist at the University of the Basque Country. His doctoral dissertation, directed by Professor Víctor Sampedro Blanco, was titled «Television Infosatira and Democratization of the Public Sphere». He has taught at the Universities of Valladolid and King Juan Carlos of Madrid.