Patrícia Roque Martins
Patrícia Roque Martins, born in 1979, is a Museologist. She holds a PhD degree in Fine Arts, specialization in Museology, and a Master's degree in Museology and Museography, University of Lisbon, Portugal. Currently, she is a Post-Doctoral Researcher at the Transdisciplinary Research Center Culture, Space and Memory (CITCEM), University of Porto, Portugal, where she develops the project »The Representation of Disability in Museums Collections of Directorate General of Cultural Heritage (DGPC): Discourse, Identities and Sense of Belonging,« with a grant from the Foundation for Science and Technology. She is the author of the book Museums (In) Capacitantes. Deficiência, Acessibilidade e Inclusio em Museus de Arte (Caleidoscópio, 2017). She organized the International Meeting (Porto 2017) and edited the e-book Representing Disability in Museums, Imaginary and Identities (CITCEM 2018). She has developed professional training activities on accessibility and disability for museum professionals and museology students.