Vera Marques

Academic degree: Doctorate
Category: Associated researchers
Institutional subunit: NOVA FCSH
Research group: Circulation and Place-Making
Thematic line: Azimut
Research interests: Islam | Conversion | Muslims
Research contexts: Brazil | Portugal
Contact: verinhamarques@terra.com.br
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Biographical note

Doctor in Sociology (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais – Brazil, 2009) and master in Anthropology (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo – Brazil, 2000), Vera Marques post-graduated in Social Sciences (Fundação Escola de Sociologia e Política in São Paulo – Brazil, 1996) and graduated in Social Communication (Instituto Cultural Newton Paiva Ferreira – Brazil, 1978). Researcher of CER (Religion Studies Center of Pierre Sanchis, UFMG-Brazil) and CRIA (Centre for Research in Anthropology – Portugal) — within the research groups Circulation and Place-Making, AZIMUT – Studies in Arab and Islamic Contexts, NAR – Anthropology of Religion Group. She has academic and professional experience in anthropology and sociology, with an emphasis on religion. Her research focuses mainly on the following topics: Islam, conversion, Muslims, practices, immigration.

Publications
AuthorID_filtro_tablepressYearTypePublication
Vera Marquespub242*2010ArticleMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2010, "Convertidos ao Islã: brasileiros e portugueses", Horizonte, 8 (17): 125-145.link
Vera Marquespub242*2010Paper in proceedingsMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2010, "Islã no Brasil: os convertidos", in Anais do 34.º Encontro Anual da Anpocs, online.link
Vera Marquespub242*2010Paper in proceedingsMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2010, "Mulheres e muçulmanas", in Fazendo Gênero 9: Diásporas, Diversidades, Deslocamentos, online.link
Vera Marquespub242*2010Book chapterMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2010, “O campo de pesquisa: dois momentos, dois contextos”, in Francirosy Campos Barbosa Ferreira (org.), Olhares Femininos sobre o Islã: Etnografias, Metodologias e Imagens, São Paulo, Editora Hucitec, pp. 151-175, ISBN 978-85-7970-025-5.
Vera Marquespub242*2011ArticleMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2011, "Os muçulmanos no Brasil", Etnográfica, 15 (1): 31-50, ISSN 0873-6561.link
Vera Marquespub242*2015Paper in proceedingsMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2015, "Islã: passado-presente", in Religiões para a Paz ou para a Guerra: Diálogos Transdisciplinares (Anais Simpósio Internacional PUC Minas - FAJE), Belo Horizonte, PUC Minas, pp. 325-332, ISSN: 2176-1337.link
Vera Marquespub242*2015ArticleMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2015, "Islã: práticas religiosas e culturais", Horizonte, 13 (38): 733-749.link
Vera Marquespub242*2015ArticleMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2015, "O campo de trabalho: relatos etnográficos", Iluminuras, 16 (38): 23-31.link
Vera Marquespub242*2016Paper in proceedingsMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2016, "Conversion to Islam in Brazil and Portugal: notes on the research field", II Simposio Internacional Nuevos Investigadores y Nueva investigación en Estúdios Árabes y Islámicos, Universidad de Alicante, Spain. [comunicação em vídeo]link
Vera Marquespub242*2016Paper in proceedingsMARQUES, Vera Lúcia Maia, 2016, "Mulheres 'convertidas' e 'nascidas muçulmanas': dilemas, lutas e conquistas", in VIII Congresso Virtual sobre Historia de las Mujeres: Comunicaciones, online.link
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