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Laura Fotia


Laura Fotia, Ph.D. in European and International Studies (2015), is Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Latin American Studies at the Department of Political Sciences of the University of Roma Tre, where she has been in charge of an integrative course of Latin American History (2 CFU) since 2014. She is also teaching assistant in Latin American History at the Department of Humanities and in Cultural History and Contemporary History at the Department of Philosophy, Communication and Performing Arts of the University of Roma Tre.

She was research fellow, postdoctoral researcher and visiting researcher at university departments and research institutes in several European and American countries.

Her research interests include nationalism, immigration and human rights in South America; cultural relations and cultural diplomacy between Argentina, Italy and United States in the 20th Century; peace processes and transitional justice in Central America; non-profit organizations’ activity in Latin America.