PhD Supervisor & 2nd Reader: Dennis Rodgers and Graziella Moraes Dias Da Silva
Expected completion date: 2023-2024
Chiara is part of the ERC project 'Gangs, Gangsters and Ganglands: Towards a Global Comparative Ethnography', her research will be taking place in Cape Town and will focus on youth governmentality in neoliberal contexts by looking at youth initiatives active in contexts of urban violence. Her interest is in masculinity and aspirations and she would like to develop alternative methodologies for collaborative ethnography research, to bring together her experiences in the audiovisual. Her master's fieldwork, for KU Leuven, focused on urban marginality and masculinity in the context of illegal horse races in Sicily.
Country of origin: Italy
Academic Work Experience
Research Assistant at the Graduate Institute in the ERC project 'Gangs, Gangsters and Ganglands: Towards a Global Comparative Ethnography'