GISELE KLEIDERMACHER has a degree in Sociology and a PhD in Social Sciences from the University of Buenos Aires. She is an Assistant Researcher for the Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), at the Instituto Gino Germani Research Institute of the Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, Universidad de Buenos Aires. She has published articles in journals of international prestige and presented papers at national and international scientific events. She is a member of integrates research groups based at the UBA and FLACSO. Her research interests are international migrations, Senegalese migrations to Argentina, the formation of transnational and religious networks and the construction of social representations of various migratory groups.
EVA LAMBORGHINI is a Ph.D in Anthropology from the Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA). She is a a member of the Grupo de Estudios Afrolatinoamericanos Afro-Latin American Studies Group (GEALA) based at the Instituto de Historia Argentina y Americana “Dr. Emilio Ravignani ”(UBA). She was a doctoral and postdoctoral fellow of the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research (CONICET).
Her lines of research problematize intersections between Afrodescendance and Afro culture, youth cultures and new social movements in Buenos Aires. She participates in research projects on historical and contemporary Afro-descendants in Argentina as well as on ethnicities and interculturality. She is the author and co-author of articles in Argentine and international journal. She has taught at the Universidad de Buenos Aires, at FLACSO and she teaches at the Universidad Metropolitana para la Educación y el Trabajo (UMET).
MARIA CECILIA MARTINO has a Ph.D in Social Anthropology from the Universidad de Buenos Aires. She is a member of the Instituto de Ciencias Antropológicas (ICA) and of the Grupo de Estudios Afrolatinoamericanos (GEALA) at the Instituto Histórico Ravignani, both at the Unviersidad de Buenos Aires. Martino does research on transnational migrations and on political and generational identities She is a member of different research projects that address issues related to Afro-descendants, ethnicities and migrations. She teaches at the Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, Universidad de Buenos Aires.