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María Belén Molinuevo, Ph.D.

Division of Humanities


Ph.D. in Social Anthropology, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Master in Foreign Policy, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
M.A. in Social and Cultural Anthropology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
B.A. in Education, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Research Interests

  • Gender and women’s studies (body issues, gender violence) 
  • Sexuality and sexual diversity
  • Homophobic bullying at schools
  • Health and gender: breast cancer

Publications and Media Placements

2019.(in progress). “Global Forces Local Encounters”. Book coordination (with Stephen Parks and Brice Norquist, Syracuse University). Contribution with the article (with Jesús Generelo) “Pride in Spain: a historical account of global impacts”. Ed. Routledge.

2018. “Teaching gender and sexual diversity abroad: accomplishments and challenges”, in the Fall 2018 publication of the Journal of Global Impact Exchange.

2013. Critical Review of Crossing Through Chueca: Lesbian Literary Culture in Queer Madrid. By Jill Robbins. University of Minnesota Press. 2011, in Symposium: A Quarterly Journal in Modern Literatures, December 2013.

2013a Diversity and daily coexistence: Sexual diversity and resources at Spanish Schools. Coord. Ignacio Pichardo for the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

2012 “Sexual Diversity and Homophobia in the Educational System” en Igualdad de trato: retos y respuestas socioeducativas. (Méndez y Taboada, 2012). Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.

2011 “About pink whales and elephants”, Belén Molinuevo, Jose Ignacio Pichardo Galán. Revista de Pedagogía, September 2011.

2010 “Homophobia and Transphobia” in Cómo Educar en la diversidad afectivo-sexual en los centros escolares. Coord. Mercedes Sánchez, Ed. Catarata.

2010 “Attitudes towards sexual diversity” in Adolescentes ante la diversidad sexual:

Homofobia en los centros educativos. Coord.Ignacio Pichardo. Ed. Catarata, 2010.

2009 “Achieving Real Equality: A Work in Progress for LGBT Youth in Spain”, José Ignacio Pichardo Galán, Belén Molinuevo Puras and Robin L. Riley, Ms. No. 141.07 published September 2009 in Journal of LGBT Youth.

2008a Attitudes towards Sexual Diversity among adolescents, City Council of Coslada.

2005 “Homophobia in Education: an interdisciplinary approach”, with COGAM, (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transsexual association of Madrid), Comisión Educativa.

Honors and Awards

Mención Honorífica en los Premios Nacionales de Investigación e Innovación Educativa 2007.