Dragoș Manea

Dragoş Manea is an assistant lecturer at the University of Bucharest, where he teaches seminars in British and American literature, translation, and academic writing. His main research interests include the adaptation of history, cultural memory, and the relationship between ethics and fiction. Relevant publications include “Arenas of Memory: Spartacus and the Remediation of Historical Narratives” (in Spartacus in the Television Arena: Essays on the Starz Series, ed. Michael G. Cornelius, McFarland, 2015), “Leonardo’s Paradoxical Queerness: Da Vinci’s Demons (Starz, 2013–) and the Politics of Straightwashing” (in Queer TV in the 21st Century, ed. Kylo-Patrick Hart, McFarland, 2016), and “Bad Girls from Outer Space: Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples‟ Saga and the Graphic Representation of Subversive Femininity” (with Mihaela Precup, in Bad Girls: Recalcitrant Women in Contemporary Pop Culture, eds. Julie A. Chappell and Mallory Young, London: Palgrave, forthcoming, 2017). He is the recipient of the inaugural Sabin Award for Comics Scholarship (2017).








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Last updated at: August 16, 2017.