Dr Roberto Kulpa
Profiles

Dr Roberto Kulpa

Lecturer in Sociology

School of Law, Criminology and Government (Faculty of Business)

Role

Lecturer in Sociology

Qualifications

PhD in Social Sciences, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK

MA in Film and Media Studies, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, PL

Professional membership

Higher Education Academy - Fellow

Teaching interests

  • Individual and group identity formation
  • Uses of body
  • Intersections of gender, sexuality, class, race/ethnicity
  • Trans-national sexual politics
  • Nationalism
  • Social inequalities
  • Migration
  • Occidentalism and Orientalism
  • Qualitative methods (esp. ethnography, interviews, and discourse analysis).

Research interests

  • Individual and group identity formation
  • Uses of body
  • Intersections of gender, sexuality, class, race/ethnicity
  • Trans-national sexual politics
  • Nationalism
  • Social inequalities
  • Migration
  • Occidentalism and Orientalism
  • Qualitative methods (esp. ethnography, interviews, and discourse analysis).
  • Critical epistemologies, and the critique of the neoliberalisation of the academic sector

  • Kulpa, R., and Silva, J.M., (eds.) (2016) “Section 3: Decolonizing Sexualities” In: “The Routledge Companion to Geographies of Sex and Sexualities”. Eds. Browne, K. and Brown, G. London: Routledge.
  • Alldred, P., Fox, N., and Kulpa, R. (2016) “Engaging Parents with Sex and Relationship Education: A UK Primary School Case Study”. In: Health Education Journal. Vol./No: Ahead of Print, pp. 1-14, March 2016. [View online]
  • Kulpa, R. (2014) “On Attachment and Belonging: Or Why Queers Mourn Homophobic President?” In: Sexualities. Vol. 17, No 7, pp. 781-801. [View online]
  • Kulpa, R. (2014) “Western Leveraged Pedagogy of Central and Eastern Europe: Discourses of Homophobia, Tolerance, and Nationhood”. In: Gender, Place and Culture. A Journal of Feminist Geography. Vol. 21, No 4, pp. 431-448. [View online]
  • Kulpa, R. (2013) “L’Est Visto Dall’Ovest. Dei Discorsi Occidentali sull’Omofobia nell’Europa Centro-Orientale”. In: Alterazioni. Introduzione alle SociologiedDelle Omosessualità. Ed. C. Rinaldi, pp. 361-392. Milan: Mimesis. (IT).
  • Kulpa, R. and Mizielinska, J. (eds.) (2012) “Central and Eastern European Sexualities ‘in Transition’” Special Issue of Lambda Nordica, Vol 17, No 4. [View online]
  • Kulpa, R. and Mizielinska, J. (eds.) (2011) “De-Centring Western Sexualities: Central and Eastern European Perspectives”. Farnham: Ashgate. [Order paperback via Routledge]

Links

Full list of publication, incl. pdfs, is available at:
ResearchGate
Academia.edu