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Current Member

Lorenzo Alunni

Wolfensohn Family Member

Affiliation

Social Science

Field of Study

Anthropology

Home Institution

Institute for Advanced Study

Lorenzo Alunni is inquiring into the corporeal experience of borders. His research examines how bodies shape and are shaped by borders, and the role healthcare plays in this process. While at IAS, Alunni will work on a book about his ethnography on the island of Lampedusa and other crucial sites of European bordering practices.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Social Science
current

Degrees

Université Paris Nanterre, France
Ph.D.
2012
Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italy
Ph.D.
2012
EHESS - École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France
BA, MA
2008
Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italy
BA, MA
2007

Appointments

EHESS – École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris, France
2020–2022
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow
Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy
2017–2021
Lecturer
IFRIS - Institut francilien Recherche Innovation Société, Paris, France
2018–2020
Post-doctoral Researcher
FMSH - Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme, Paris, France
2013–2014
Fernand Braudel Post-doctoral Fellow