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Research Profile

Dr Nelson Turgo 

Dr Nelson Turgo
Position:Research Associate, SIRC
School:Social Sciences
Seafarers International Research Centre

Telephone:+ 44 (0)29 208 74161
contact info:

Address:52 Park Place, SIRC

Research Interests

Nelson's research interests are the following: geographies of globalization; fishing communities, marginalized and economically-deprived communities; biography and locality; the maritime industry; power, gender and economic relations. He is also interested in the sociology of culture; the global-local nexus; the production of space and spatialization of everyday life; the interface between anthropology and literature; autoethnography, creative writing; and local histories.