Samira Marty holds an MA in Anthropology and Sociology of Development (2015, Institut de Hautes Etudes Internationales et du Développement, Geneva) and has started her PhD in Social Anthropology at the University of Oslo in 2017. Samira Marty’s monograph “The female face of resistance” (Promedia 2017) (Das weibliche Gesicht des Widerstands, original in German) has connected creative and ethnographic writing on indigenous activism in post-genocide Guatemala.
Her PhD thesis focuses on the unfolding of the socio-political crisis in Nicaragua and the different forms of activism that have emerged among the Nicaraguan diaspora in Berlin since the outbreak of mass protests in Nicaragua in April 2018. Previous to her PhD research, she has worked as a political consultant and researcher for several international organizations.
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