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Cristiana Natali

Associate Professor

Department of History and Cultures

Academic discipline: M-DEA/01 Demology, Ethnology and Anthropology

Short Bio

Cristiana Natali (PhD) teaches Cultural Anthropology, Anthropology of South Asia and Methodologies of Ethnographic Research at the University of Bologna. She carried out fieldwork in the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) controlled areas in Sri Lanka between 2002 and 2006 and she has been working with the Tamil diaspora, particularly in Italy, since 2000. Her main research interests concern the anthropology of dance and mortuary rituals.

She is the Representative for Disability Issues for the Department of History and Cultures and in charge, together with Roberta Bonetti, of REAL lab (, a website that deals with the promotion and dissemination of activities and projects on anthropology of education and disability carried out within the same Department.

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+39 051 20 9 8444

Dipartimento di Storia Culture Civiltà
Piazza San Giovanni in Monte 2, Bologna - Go to map

Office hours

RIUNIONE LAUREANDI on line:  8 novembre ore 18, 29 novembre ore 18.30. Altre date verranno indicate in seguito. Tra una riunione collettiva e l'altra ulteriori incontri on line in piccoli gruppi verranno gestiti dalla tutor Camilla Tumidei.

RICEVIMENTO: giovedì ore 11 in presenza oppure via Teams. Per fissare l'appuntamento contattare la docente via email  (vedi relativo AVVISO).