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Sara De Vuyst

Creating a patchwork of unruliness: Challenging norms on ageing, gender and sexuality in and through media

Biographical note

Sara De Vuyst is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Languages and Cultures at Ghent University for the ERC project ‘Later-in-Life Intimacy: Women’s Unruly Practices, Places and Representations’. Her current research interests include feminist media studies, women’s later-in-life intimacy and sexuality, gender and representation in media, production and audiences, sexuality and the experiences of (older) queer women. She is Chair of the Gender, Sexuality and Communication Section of the European Communication Research and Education Association (ECREA) and author of the book Hacking Gender and Technology in Journalism, published in the Routledge Disruptions: Studies in Digital Journalism series.