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Ana Romão

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Faculty of Letters - University of Lisbon


Ana Romão is a PhD student and a researcher at the Centre for Comparative Studies of the University of Lisbon (CEC). She holds a Master Degree in English and American Studies (FLUL, 2015), with a thesis entitled “Experimenting with Torture: Abu Ghraib through the Lens of Paul Scheuring’s The Experiment”. She is currently developing her PhD research at the International PhD Programme in Comparative Studies (CEC/FLUL).

Her project is entitled “Weaponized Women in Contemporary Visual Culture: Representing Female Soldiers in the War on Terror”. During her Master’s degree she was a researcher at the University of Lisbon Centre for English Studies (CEAUL). Her main areas of research are: Visual Culture, Gender Studies, andCritical Security. 

Main Publications:

  • 2015. “A War on Error: Cloning Terror: The War of Images, 9/11 to the Present” in Cultures of (In)Security in Comparison. Themed Issue Dedalus Journal | Project CILM (FLUL). Edited by Susana Araújo, Susana S. Martins and Carlos Garrido Castellano.
  • 2015. Experimenting with torture: Abu Ghraib through the lens of Paul Scheuring's The Experiment. Tese de Mestrado. Lisboa, Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa. http://hdl.handle.net/10451/18317.
  • 2015. “Childish Games: Children, Horror, and the Abu Ghraib Photographs” in Facing our Darkness. Manifestations of Fear, Horror and Terror. Edited by Laura Colmeno-Chilberg and Ferenc Mújdricza. Publisher's site: http://www.interdisciplinarypress.net/product/facing-our-darkness-manifestations-of-fear-horror-and-terror/.
  • 2014. “Experimenting with Torture: Abu Ghraib through the lens of Paul Scheuring’s The Experiment”. Co-authored with Susana Araújo in estrema: Interdisciplinary Journal for Humanities 5 [Fall] / Special Issue: Insecurity and Global Terror(s). Edited by Nuno Marques, Igor Furão and Susana Araújo. http://www.estrema-cec.com/wp/?p=115.

 

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Website Credits

Conception (CILM1):

> Daniel Lourenço
> Alexandra Pinho
> Susana Araújo

Conception and Management (CILM2):

> Ana Romão
> Cristina Tejero
> Eva Dinis
> Igor Furão
> Susana Araújo

Design and Conception of the Logo:

> Bruno Paes
> Daniel Lourenço - conceptual guidelines


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