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À. Lorena Fuster Peiró

Universitat de Barcelona
Dept. de Filosofia


The Arendtian Springs Lecture Cycle

PI of the Research Project Femenine Avant-garde in Activism Centuries (19th and 20th) and Clotilde Cerdà's Forgotten Legacy / Esmeralda Cervantes

Á. Lorena Fuster is a professor of Philosophy and Feminist Theory and researcher in the Philosophy and Gender Seminary / ADHUCResearch Centre for Theory, Gender, Sexuality at the University of Barcelona, the GAPP (Group of the South) and the european project HERA (The Debt. Historicizing Europes Relationship with the South). She co-organizes the international conference cycles “Primaveras Arendtinanas” among other activities. She works in the subject of recognition and transmision to question the paradigm from a perspective of gender and on a documentary about the relationship of the debt centered in the historical, cultural and moral-political relationship between Greece and Germany.

Fuster worked as a researcher on the european project TRAMOD (Trajectories of Modernity) and in this context she coordinated meetings between international artists, poets and thinkers about the experience of the southern crisis. She has published numerous articles about the subject of imagination and the imaginary in contemporary thought, particularly with the theory of authors like Hannah Arendt, Simone Weil, Iris Murdoch, Ágnes Heller, Luce Irigaray and Judith Butler. She coedited with Elena Laurenzi Contra la aridez. La propuesta filosófica de Iris Murdoch (2013), and with Fina Birulés the compilation of texts of Arendt Más alla de la filosofía. Escritos sobre cultura, arte, y literatura (2014) and with Matias Sirczuk, Hannah Arendt in the collection “El arte de leer" (2017). She cotranslated Irigaray´s La etica de la diferencia sexual (2010) to Spanish and Arendt´s Sobre la violencia (2011) to Catalan. She forms part of the editing counsils for the literary publications Aurora. Papeles del Seminario María Zambrano and Lectora. Revista de Dones i Textualitat.

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ADHUC—Centre de Recerca Teoria, Gènere, Sexualitat: investigadora / researcher (16/06/2016 -)

Càtedra UNESCO Dones, desenvolupament i cultures: investigadora / researcher

Seminari Filosofia i Gènere, Universitat de Barcelona: investigadora / researcher