Susana Gaspar

Quoting name: Susana C. Gaspar
Position/Professional Category: PhD Candidate; Professor (ESEL/IPL)
Title of PhD Project: Arte e Direitos Humanos: a influência de práticas artísticas na agenda dos direitos humanos (de 2011 à atualidade)
Supervisor: Cristina Pratas Cruzeiro, IHA-NOVA FCSH/IN2PAST Advisor: Elsa Lechner, CES-Coimbra
Position(s) within IHA: RG Member [Contemporary Art Studies]
Thematic areas: Art; Human Rights; Artistic Activism
ORCiD: 0000-0002-7212-5940



Susana C. Gaspar is a PhD candidate in Artistic Studies – Art and Mediations at NOVA FCSH, following a research on the intersections between art and human rights. She holds a degree in Cultural Sciences – Communication and Culture and MA in Artistic Education – Theatre in Education. She is also a Professor at Lisbon Superior School of Education (IPL – ESELx) and a theater artist and activist that bases her work in devising theatre and documentary theatre premises. She works as an artistic educator and project manager, commonly with community theater and human rights. She was Chair of the Board in Amnesty International Portugal from 2015 to 2017.

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RG – Research Group