What is happening?
During the summer and fall of 2013 I'll be in Vitoria, Brazil doing the ethnography of my dissertation research. I'm aiming to understand the experiences of marginalized people in Telecentros and LAN Houses.
Summer and Fall 2013:
Not teaching. Doing Field Work in Vitoria, Brazil.
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