SEPHIS organizes the first session of its Webinar Series "Emerging Critiques from the South"
Full Professor of the Department of Cultural Studies, Autonomous Metropolitan University – Lerma, Mexico) and National Researcher level 3 of the Mexican National Council of Science and Technology. He is Professor Emeritus of the University of Brasilia. He was a visiting professor in Argentina, Colombia, France, South Africa and the USA. His fields of research include topics such as development, international migration, internet, globalization, transnationalism and world anthropologies. He has written and edited 23 books, and more than 170 articles and chapters in seven languages. His last book is “Otras Globalizaciones” (2018). He was a member of the Advisory Council of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research (New York); the president of the Brazilian Association of Anthropology (ABA) and of the Brazilian Association of Research and Graduate Programs in the Social Sciences (ANPOCS); the founder and first chair of the World Council of Anthropological Associations (WCAA). He was vice-president of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) and is its Honorary Member. He received the 2021 Franz Boas Award for Exemplary Service to Anthropology of the American Anthropological Association.