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Gianlluca Simi

PhD in Critical Theory and Cultural Studies, Faculty of Arts

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PhD (full-time) - currently registered Research Topic Regional integration and everyday life in the borderlands between Brazil and Uruguay Research Summary I investigate the everyday life in the… read more

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PhD (full-time) - currently registered Research Topic Regional integration and everyday life in the borderlands between Brazil and Uruguay Research Summary I investigate the everyday life in the borderlands between Brazil and Uruguay within projects of regional integration (namely Mercosul, Unasul, and CELAC), focusing on three binational conurbations, i.e. cities belonging to either country which merge across the international boundary. These are: Chuí (BR) and Chuy (UY); Aceguá (BR) and Aceguá (BR); and Santana do Livramento (BR) and Rivera (UY). Research Interests

  • Border Studies and Border Theory
  • Postcolonial Theory
  • Decolonisation
  • Regional Integration
  • Urban Studies
  • Latin American Cultural Studies
Research Supervisors

Dr Colin Wright Dr Jane-Marie Collins Primary Funding Source CAPES Foundation Full CV Currículo Lattes

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