Maialen Altuna Etxeberria
Degree in Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of the Basque Country (UPV / EHU). Master's Degree in Feminist and Gender Studies in the same university with a research about women in punk-rock bands. In 2010 she carried out a research on the construction of the feminine gender during the First Francoism with the Second Research Fellowship "The Contribution of Women to the History of Tolosa" of the Tolosa City Council.

She is currently developing her thesis in the framework of the Zabalduz 2012 program, working jointly between UPV-EHU and AHOA (Archive of Memory). The thesis deals with the constructions of gender identities during the First Francoism from an analysis of everyday life and emotions.