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Mariagiulia Grassilli

Adjunct professor

Department of History and Cultures

Vicepresidenza della Scuola di Lettere e Beni culturali - Bologna

Short Bio

  • Research on visual representations of Human Rights, Development and Migration; Anthropology and Cinema; Media and International Development

  •  Multidisciplinary academic background in Anthropology, Cinema Studies, Development Studies, Cultural Studies, International Relations, Media Studies. Focus on migration, human rights, multiculturalism, representations of diversity, culture and ethnicity. PhD in Migration Studies at Sussex Centre for Migration Research, Sussex University. Collaboration with various universities in Italy, UK and US as independent researcher, visiting scholar and Teaching Fellow.

  •  15 years experience as a professional in the field of human rights and development for campaigning and advocacy at international level, collaborating with several INGOs, NGOs, arts, social and cultural institutions. Festival director of Human Rights Nights; founder of the Human Rights Film Network – a global network for human rights festivals;

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

Vicepresidenza della Scuola di Lettere e Beni culturali - Bologna
Via Zamboni 34, Bologna - Go to map

Office hours

on wednesdays 14, 21, 28 march e 11 and 18 april 2018 from 1.00 to 2.00 pm - if needed it is possible to fix an appointment via mail for a meeting outside these times, appointments will have to be during the lessons period - march/april 2018. For any other issues, students can write me mail. 

Office hours are held in the Anthropology offices, via Zamboni 33, Department of History, Cultures and Civilisation.