2018 Tinker Summer Field Research Presentations - Part III

Research Talks

Title Conditional: 2018 Tinker Summer Field Research Presentations - Part III
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
Time: 4:00 – 6:15 pm | CLAS Conference Room, 2334 Bowditch Street

Students discussing Tinker Summer Field Research, February 2019. (Photo by Isabel Nogueira.)
Students discussing Tinker Summer Field Research, February 2019. (Photo by Isabel Nogueira.)

This symposium is a unique opportunity to learn about the current research done by UC Berkeley graduate students who spent last summer in Latin America. Field research grants were provided by CLAS with the generous support of the Tinker Foundation.

Schedule of Presentations for Wednesday, February 6

Schedules for: Monday, February 4 | Tuesday, February 5 | Thursday, February 7

4:10 pm Adriana Ramirez (Sociology), Oaxaca, Mexico
Project: “"El Sueño Mexicano: Returning Migrant Youth’s Adaptation Experience in Mexico
4:25 pm Ana Lucia Tello (Spanish and Portuguese), Lima and Cuzco, Peru
Project: “Itinerant Photographers in the Andes: Possibilities and Limitations of Self-Representation
4:40 pm Diana Ruiz (Film and Media), Buenos Aires and La Plata, Argentina
Project: “Aesthetics of Justice: Forced Disappearances and the Politics of Display
4:55 pm Laura Belik (Architecture HTS), Fortaleza and Senador Pompeu, Brazil
Project: “Spaces of Exclusion: Concentration Camps in Northern Brazil
5:10 pm Jacob Wolbert (Music), Goania, Brazil
Project: “The Autoral Alternative Music Scene of Goiânia, Brazil
5:25 pm Jimmy Mahady (Public Policy), Mexico City, Mexico
Project: “Vehicle Electrification to Address Environmental Justice Challenges in Mexico City
5:40 pm Levi Vonk (Medical Anthropology), Mexico City, Mexico
Project: “Central American Migration and Humanitarian Visas in Mexico
5:55 pm Naomi Wilcox (School of Public Health), Niteroi, Brazil
Project: “Epidemiology of Zika Virus in Brazil: Zika infection during pregnancy and Congenital Zika Syndrome (CZS)”

 

Former Casa de luz (light/machine house) at the Campo do Patú in Senador Pompeu, CE. (Photo by Laura Belik.)
Former Casa de luz (light/machine house) at the Campo do Patú in Senador Pompeu, CE. (Photo by Laura Belik.)