R. Lucas Platero
R. Lucas Platero (Madrid, 1970) holds a Ph.D. in sociology and political science from the National Distance Education University of Spain (UNED) and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the Complutense University of Madrid. He currently serves as a Juan de la Cierva Researcher at the Social Psychology Department (Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona) and as director of publications for trans* studies at Bellaterra Publishing House. He has participated in international research groups on topics such as ‘Cruising the 1970s’, ‘Multiple voices, plural knowledges, and biomedical technologies’, intersectionality, intimate citizenship and constructions of LGBT political agendas. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in international and domestic journals, and is the author of several books, including Trans*exualidades: Acompañamientos, factores de salud y recursos educativos (2014); Por un chato de vino: Historias de travestismo y masculinidad femenina (2015); and Barbarismos Queer y Otras Esdrújulas (2017).