Eva Van de Wiele

Eva Van de Wiele is working as a PhD student on the ERC project Children in Comics. Her doctoral thesis focuses on seriality and the spread of (inter)national comics in early Italian Corriere dei Piccoli and Spanish TBO.  She has presented papers at the international comics conference of Zaragoza (May 2019),  TORCH Comics (July 2019), Alicante (March 2021), Cambridge (June 2021) and the childhood conference in Tampere (May 2021). She hosted a comics workshop on Holocaust Comics at the Antwerp Summer School on Children’s Literature (July 2019). She has organized a Conference (22-23 April 2021) on Girlhood in Comics. She has published in Cuco, Tebeosfera and reviews comics for 9ekunst.nl. Eva is a member of the 20cc research group, ACME and of an early-career researchers group on Italian comics, SnIF. Some of its members have organized a Summer School on Italian comics “Ricerca a fumetti” at Ghent University (12-15 July 2021).

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