Sveva Magaraggia. Researcher in the Sociology of Culture. PhD in Applied Sociology and Research Methods (University of Milan-Bicocca). In 2012, she was awarded the Endeavour Research Fellowship (Australian Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations), and conducted an investigation on gender representations in Australian media. From 2008 to 2012 she was postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Sociology and Social Research at the University of Milan-Bicocca. Her lines of research are located in the area of sociology of culture with a special interest in gender theory, media and social movements.