The book Gender and Violence in Spanish Culture: From Vulnerability to Accountability (Gámez Fuentes and Maseda García, Eds.) is now available
- 22 October, 2017
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- Category: UJI
The prestigious publisher Peter Lang has released the volume Gender and Violence In Spanish Culture: From Vulnerability to Accountability, edited by María José Gámez Fuentes and Rebeca Maseda García, PI of the FEM2016-65834-C2-2-P project and member of the international work team, respectively. The publication has contributions from specialists in violence and gender from areas including sociology, communication sciences, politics, educommunication and art, such as Ana de Miguel, Sonia Núñez Puente, Juana Gallego, Marian Fernández Cao, Lidia Puigvert and Alfredo Martínez-Expósito, among others. The result is an interdisciplinary approach to the debate on patriarchal violence but, in particular, a review of the spaces of political and narrative resistance generated from the testimonies of the survivors. It is worth mentioning that this edition has the special endorsement on the back cover of Athena Athanasiou, Professor of Social Anthropology and Gender Studies at Panteion University (Greece) and co-author with Judith Butler of the volume Dispossession: the performative in the political; and of Chris Perriam, professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Manchester (United Kingdom), member of the editorial collective of the Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies and of the editorial boards of the Bulletin of Hispanic Studies, Studies in Spanish & Latin American Cinemas and Contemporary Hispanic and Lusophone Cultures (University of Liverpool Press).