Júlia Garraio


Biography

Júlia Garraio is researcher at the Center for Social Studies (Humanities, Migrations and Peace Studies), integrating the research group Humanities, Migrations and Peace Studies and POLICREDOS: Observatory on Religion in Public Space. Most of her research, activities and publications were dedicated to the German literature and culture in the 20th and 21st centuries. Her post-doctoral research project focused the cultural memories of the rape of German women and girls in the context of WWII. Her recent work examines how women's experiences in wartime are appropriated and transformed by gendered national scripts. Her current research interests include sexual violence, masculinities, feminisms, nationalism, comparative literature and media. She is co-founder of the international research group SVAC-Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict (https://warandgender.net/about/). She integrates the International Editorial Board of the European Journal of Women's Studies (https://journals.sagepub.com/editorial-board/EJW). She is a researcher of the project DECODEM(De)Coding Masculinities: Towards an enhanced understanding of media's role in shaping perceptions of masculinities in Portugal.


Latest Publications

Article in Scientific journal

Garraio, Júlia; Toldy, Teresa (2020), ""Ideologia de género": origem e disseminação de um discurso antifeminista", Mandrágora, 26, 1, 129

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Article in Scientific journal

Garraio, Júlia; Santos, Sofia José; Amaral, Inês; Carvalho, Alexandre de Sousa (2020), "The unimaginable rapist and the backlash against #MeToo in Portugal", Europe Now: A Journal of Research and Arts

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Article in Scientific journal

Giuliani, Gaia; Garraio, Júlia; Santos, Sofia José (2019), "Online social media and the construction of sexual moral panic around migrants in Europe", Socioscapes. International Journal of Societies, Politics and Cultures, 1, 1, 161-180

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