Macarena García-González / Convener
Macarena García-González is Associate Researcher at the Center for Advanced Studies in Educational Justice of the Catholic University of Chile. She has an MA in Cultural Studies from Maastricht University, and PhD in Cultural Studies and Social Anthropology from Zurich University. She has authored Origin Narratives. The Stories We Tell Children about Immigration and International Adoption (Routledge, 2017), Enseñando a sentir. Repertorios éticos en la ficción infantil (Metales Pesados, 2021), as well as several articles and book chapters on children’s literature, culture and education. She currently leads the research project Literary and Emotional Repertories for Childhood (ANID, Fondecyt 11180070) and the collaborative research platform for children’s culture #EstoTbn (ANID-PIA CIE 160007). Macarena García-González is the convener of IRSCL2021 and a member of the IRSCL board.