Anna Mago Maghiar

Anna Mago Maghiar, PhD sutdent at Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj, is visiting us to work with Erzsébet Barát on a scholarship by the Hungarian Academy of Science called Domus Hungarica Scientiarum et Artium.

Affiliation: Babeş-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
e-mail: magomaghiaranna at

2008 – enrolled to the PhD program in Sociology at the Faculty of European Studies, Babeş-Bolyai University
2007 – graduated the Gender Studies MA program at Central European University, Budapest
2006 – graduated the Gender Studies MA program at Babeş-Bolyai University
2005 – graduated the Business Administration BA program at Babeş-Bolyai University

2011 – “Field Supervisors on Key Issues in Social Work Practicum” to be published in the Romanian journal Social Work Review (forthcoming)
2010 – “Representations of Sexuality in Hungarian Popular Culture of the 1980s” published in Media Research. Croatian Journal for Journalism and the Media, Vol. 16 No 1, Zagreb

Conference papers:
2011 - “The Making of the East-European Porn Star“ presented at the European Geographies of Sexualities Conference, Bruxelles, 7-10 Sept 2011.
2010 – “Constructing the Honorable, Protestant, Transylvanian Hungarian Woman through a Popular Debate” presented at the 6th Language, Ideology and Media Conference , Szeged, 1-2 Oct. 2010.

Research interests:
Feminist media studies, cultural studies, porn studies, symbolic geography and discourse analysis