Alexandra Ghiț, PhD

10.01.2024 - 09.04.2024



GWZO Research Start Scholarship

Research topic:
"Cultures of Left (and Radical Left) Women in Romania in Transnational Context (1900-1960)"


Central European University, Vienna, Austria

Research regions

  • Central and Eastern Europe
  • Romania

Research focuses

  • Gender and women's history
  • history of social movements
  • labor history
  • history of welfare

Veröffentlichungen (Auswahl)

  • "Gendered Work, Skill, and Women's Labor Activism in Romanian Tobacco Factories from the 1920s to the 1960s". International Labor and Working-Class History 104 (2023), 11-31. 
  • “The Treacherous Trade Unionist: Paraschiva B. Ion and Labour activism in the Romanian Tobacco Sector, 1920s to 1940s.” Journal of Contemporary Central and Eastern Europe 31 (2023) 2. 
  • “Professionals’ and Amateurs’ Pasts: A Decolonizing Reading of Post-War Romanian Histories of Gendered Interwar Activism.” European Review of History. Revue Européenne d’histoire 25, no. 1 (2018): 21–44. 
  • Through the Prism of Gender and Work: Women’s Labour Struggles in Central and Eastern Europe and Beyond, 19th and 20th Centuries. 2024. Leiden: Brill. (Co-edited with Selin Çağatay, Olga Gnydiuk, Veronika Helfert, Ivelina Masheva, Zhanna Popova, Jelena Tešija, Eszter Varsa, and Susan Zimmermann.)