Bárbara Fernández was in the CECS in the scope of the PhD programme “Literature and Language”, from the University of Oviedo (Spain), in coordinationwith Carla Cerqueira, researcher at CECS, and in the context of the outgoing project “Gender in Focus”.

Her PhD research explored the representantions of women in comic book, taking into account different perceptions of gender in the media. In October 2012, Bárbara was already a visiting scholar in the CECS, with a particular task coordinated by Sara Pereira.

Research period in CECS: September – October 2013.