Rosa Churcher Clarke


Rosa Churcher Clarke holds a BA degree in Spanish and Portuguese (Language and Literature) from the University of Oxford, and an MA degree in “Crossways in Cultural Narratives” from the Universities of Sheffield, Nova de Lisboa and Perpignan (Erasmus Mundus).

She was admitted onto the PhD-COMP in 2017/2018 as an FCT scholarship holder (D/BD/135209/2017). Her research focuses on the crónicas of Ilse Losa, under the supervision of Professors Doris Wieser (Universty of Lisbon) and Cláudia Pazos-Alonso (University of Oxford).

She is a member in training of the Centre for Comparative Studies (University of Lisbon), and collaborates on the Feminisms and Sexual and Gender Dissidence in the Global South research project.

Main publications:

2017. “Ilse (Lieblich) Losa – «nomadic subject» por excelência para a literatura portuguesa” em Maria Graciete Besse, Maria Araújo da Silva, Ana Paula Coutinho, Fátima Outeirinho (eds.), Exiliance au féminin dans le monde lusophone (XX-XXIe siècles). Paris: Éditions Hispaniques.