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Joséphine Foucher

Joséphine Foucher
Name
Joséphine Foucher
Address
Edinburgh
Email
Research Interests
Artivism, Cuba, subjectivity, Aesthetic experiences, Political Sociology, ethnography, Digital ethnography
URL
http://www.sociology.ed.ac.uk/people/research_students2/josephine_foucher

PhD Project

Title: Dissensual Art Practices in Contemporary Cuba

My PhD project seeks to shed light on the complex relationship between artistic practices and the formation and constitution of political subjecthoods and subjectivities in contemporary Cuba. 

Supervisors

Dr Liliana Riga

Dr Lucy Weir

Dr Arek Dakessian

Qualifications

  • M.A., Latin American Studies, Political Science track, Institut des Hautes Etudes de l'Amérique Latine - Sorbonne Nouvelle, 2014-2016 (mention très bien)
  • B.A., International Relations, University of California, Davis, 2007-2011 (cum laude)

Award

ESRC +2 PhD Studentship, 2020-2022

Publications

Foucher, J. 2020. Book review: Decolonization and Feminisms in Global Teaching and Learning, edited by Sara de Jong, Rosalba Icaza, and Olivia U. Rutazibwa. Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in the South. 4(2): 235-238. https://doi.org/10.36615/sotls.v4i2.146

Book review: Pan Fresco: Textos críticos en torno al arte cubano, Almenara 2019. Cahiers des Amériques Latines (forthcoming ).