Activities in Rio de Janeiro, April, 2014

April, 14th: Defense of doctoral thesis of Luisa Pereira
Jury: Raquel Varela, Ruben Vega, Marco Aurélio Santana, Regina Morel, Ivan Alemão and Elina Pessanha.

Graduate Program in Sociology and Anthropology/Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro – Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

 

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April, 15th : Workshop In the Same Boat

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro- Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

Program:

1) Presentation of Raquel Varela and Ruben Vega to the Research Group in Rio

2) Discussion about published articles

3) Discussion about in progress papers

Presence of Raquel, Ruben, Luisa, Elina and other members of the Research Group/Rio

Support: Graduate Program in Sociology and Anthropology/Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro and CAPES (Ministério da Educação, Brasil).

Report from Brazil

Between 14 and 15 of april, 2014 same members of  the project “In the same boat” had a metting in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.

April, 14th: Defense of doctoral thesis of Luisa Barbosa Pereira

On April, 14th was the defense of doctoral thesis of Luisa Barbosa Pereira. The
jury was made by Elina Pessanha (professor adviser) Raquel Varela (co-adviser), Ruben Vega, Marco Aurélio Santana and Ivan Alemão.

The thesis “NAVEGATE IS NEEDED : Unionism and active judicialization of class relations by shipbuilding workers of Rio de Janeiro” is about unionism and Justice and takes as field of research the collective action of the Metalworkers Union of Rio de Janeiro and two groups of workers on shipbuilding industry in Rio, between 1990 and 2010 . It was aproved with the maximum concept “A”.

April, 15th : Workshop In the Same Boat

On April 15th  2014, at Archive of Workers Memory (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro- Rio de Janeiro, Brasil) the project “In the same boat” was presented for students Graduate Program in Sociology and Anthropology/Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro by Raquel Varela.

Then, Ruben Vega also presented his research about shipbuilding workers on shipyard Gijón and about workers memory in Spain.