Daniela Jara

Daniela Jara

Adjunct Researcher Researchers INVESTIGATION LINE: Conflicto Político y Social

Adjunct Researcher at Social and Political Conflict at COES and Associate Professor in the Institute of Sociology at the University of Valparaíso. Her current postdoctoral research is on the cultural and official representations of perpetrators of human rights violations during the post-dictatorship in Chile. She received her PhD in Sociology at Goldsmiths, University of London, UK, in 2014. In 2016, she published: "Children and the Afterlife of State Violence. Memories of Dictatorship" (Palgrave Macmillan, NY). Previously, she published “A propósito del Museo de la Memoria: El debate de los historiadores y el uso reflexivo de la historia” in Revista Observatorio Cultural, and “The aftermath of violence: The Post-coup second generation in Chile” in Peripheral Memories: Public and Private Forms of Experiencing and Narrating the Past (transcript Verlag, Germany).

Proyectos de investigación del autor

2017 In Process New generations of memory activists in post-dictatorship Chile. Persistence of the past and processes of individuation. To contribute with a theoretical understanding of the persistence of the dictatorial past (1973-1990) in contemporary Chile, through the study of biographical narratives of memory activists, born during the dictatorship
Main ResearcherCarolina Aguilera

Columnas de opinión del autor

2017-10-10 [OPINIÓN] El Pacto de Adriana: secretos de familia o los secretos de un país

By Daniela Jara Published at El Mostrador (Available only in spanish)

2016-09-28 [OPINIÓN] La violencia de estado y las generaciones

Daniela Jara Published at La Segunda.