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Department of Arts and Humanities
Josep-Anton Fernāndez
 Professor of Catalan Studies
Av. Tibidabo, 39-43
08035 Barcelona (Spain)
+34 93 254 2146
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Josep-Anton Fernāndez (Barcelona, 1963) holds a Ph.D. in Modern Languages from the University of Cambridge and a B.A. (llicenciatura) in Catalan Language and Literature from the Universitat Autōnoma de Barcelona.


He has been a professor of Catalan Studies at the UOC since 2007. Until 2006 he was Senior Lecturer in Catalan at Queen Mary, University of London, where he founded the Centre for Catalan Studies. He specialises in 20th-century Catalan literature and culture and in gender and sexuality studies. He is the author of El malestar en la cultura catalana: La cultura de la normalitzaciķ 1976-1999 (2008) and Another Country: Sexuality and National Identity in Catalan Gay Fiction (2000), editor of El gai saber: Introducciķ als estudis gais i lčsbics (2000), and co-editor (with Adriā Chavarria) of Calįasses, gallines i maricons: Homes contra la masculinitat hegemōnica (2004).