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Tanya Saunders

Associate professor, Center for Latin American Studies

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Center for Latin American Studies

Saunders is interested in the ways in which the African Diaspora, throughout the Americas, use the arts as a tool for social change. A 2011-12 Fulbright scholar to Brazil, she began work on her current project which analyzes urban arts-based social movements and grassroots-based urban alternative education movements in Brazil.