Academic Qualifications

PhD in Sociology, 2010 – Universidade da Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal.

Master in African Studies, 2004 – Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal.

Bachelor in Languages and Modern Literature (a variant of Portuguese Studies), 2001 – Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.

Biographical Information

Ana Lúcia Sá, Ph.D. in Sociology, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Policies and a researcher at the Centre for International Studies, at ISCTE – IUL. She is the director of the Masters Programme in African Studies at ISCTE-IUL. She serves as Book Review Editor at the African Studies Review (https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/african-studies-review). Her research is focused on state-society relations in African authoritarian regimes, on the resilience of authoritarianism and on social movements.

Publications

Sá, A.L. (2016) "The Concept of ‘Land’ in Bioko: ‘Land as Property’ and ‘Land as Country’", In Axel Fleisch & Rhiannon Stephens Doing Conceptual History in Africa, Berghahn Books.

Sá, A.L. (2015) "La construcción de la imagen del indígena en los territorios españoles del golfo de Guinea (1904-1912)", In Yolanda Aixela Cabré Tras las huellas del colonialismo español en Marruecos y Guinea Ecuatorial, Madrid: Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas.

Sá, A.L. (2015) "Guiné Equatorial e CPLP: desafios ao futuro da Lusofonia", Janus, Lisboa: OBSERVARE, 2015. 972-8179-82-0. p.156-157.