Network of networks / Research and Education

Helena González Fernández

Member since 17.02.2017



Presentation of research activity or teaching

The Centre for Women and Literature. Gender, sexualities and cultural criticism was founded by Àngels Carabí and Marta Segarra and began its activities in 1990 as a Seminar of Literature Written by Women, which became a Center in 1994. Since 2013, Helena González Fernández is the director. It is located at the Facultat de Filologia of the University of Barcelona.
Recognized as a Consolidated Research Group Creació i Pensament de les Dones (CiPD) financed by the Generalitat de Catalunya (ref. SGR2005-00246).

Working themes

Civil and political rights
Health / Emotional and sexual life
Types of Violence

Geographical sphere of activity


Populations targeted by research

Centre ADHUC - Teoria, Gènere, Sexualitat

Specific years of work experience in gender equality


Project on gender equality and women's rights

Head office of the UNESCO Chair Women, Development, and Cultures, from January 2004, together with the University of Vic.
Editor of the Lectora: revista de dones i textualitat / Journal of Women & Textuality.
Editor of the series Mujeres y culturas, published by Icaria in Barcelona.
Editor of the international journal Expressions maghrébines, published with the support of the Florida State University.
Main group of the Thematic Network Women and Cultures, from the Pla de Recerca de la Generalitat de Catalunya (January 1998-December 2004).


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