Daniela Fernandes Alarcon

Postdoctoral Fellow in the “Dispossession in the Americas: The extraction of bodies, heritage and lands from la Conquista to the present”


2020 Ph.D Social Anthropology. Advisor: João Pacheco de Oliveira National Museum, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro/ Brazil

2013 M.A. Social Sciences. Advisor: Stephen Grant Baines Latin American Studies Department, University of Brasília/ Brazil

2008 B.A.  Social Communication. Advisor: Boris Kossoy School of Communication and Arts, University of São Paulo/ Brazil

Office Location

McNeil Building 476


Research Interests

Indigenous peoples; Indigenous movements; traditional communities; ethnicity; territory; dispossession; socio-environmental conflicts; collective action; Latin America; Brazil