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Last Name
Braga Macêdo
Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa; CICH - Centro de Investigação em Ciências Históricas; DHAH - Departamento de História, Artes e Humanidades
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History, History of Art, Education, Feminism, Women
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About Me

(São Paulo, 1991) resides in Lisbon, since 2015. Historian, graduated in São Paulo-Brazil and specialized in history of art at MASP (Museu de Arte de São Paulo). Colaborate recently with a contemporary art museum, MAAT (Museum of Art, Arquitecture and Techonolgy) at educational area and won a schoolarship in a PhD program in Lisbon. My professional experience embraces different areas like teaching, historical files, museums and independent curator with young artists. Presently studying the PhD program in History of Art, focused in Sculpture and feminine representation in Portugal between XIX and XX Centuries, focus on figures of women, and how our image is affected by ideological rules around the time.

Recent Publications

“Cindy Sherman – O Simulacro da imagem feminina” – Article. Revista Espaço Acadêmico. 

“Mulheres e educação no século XIX: artefatos e sensibilidades” – Verbete.

“História do Trabalho das mulheres em Portugal: historiografia e perspectivas contemporâneas”. Book Chapter, Estudos Globais do Trabalho.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
Eastern Europe, Latin America, Mediterranean, North America, Spain, United States
Expertise by Chronology
18th century, 19th century, 20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Art & Architectural History, Economic History, Gender, Museums, Pedagogy, Women