Marion Wasserbauer is a PhD student at the department of Social Sciences. The working title of her research is Queer voices: the role of music in the lives of LGBTQs, focussing on Flanders, Belgium. This multidisciplinary research includes following topics: LGBTQs (in Flanders), LGBT and Queer theory, gender and feminist theory, oral history, identity(-formation), media- and literary theory.
Discover the life stories on music and being LGBTQ on the Queer Voices homepage.
Together with Alexander Dhoest, she coordinates the LGBTQ Forum, a network for academics and members of LGBTQ-related organisations in Flanders.
The interaction of the academic, activist and personal life spheres is another topic of interest: Academia and Identity - when Research meets Activism. Experiences, opinions, insights and outlooks.