Thamyris.jpgPh.D. Candidate
Advisors: James GreenJennifer Lambe
Research Interests: Popular culture, national identity, and Cold War-era cultural politics.

Her dissertation focuses on the history of Brazilian television from its inauguration in 1950 through the Brazilian military dictatorship. She is particularly interested in popular and intellectual discourses regarding television’s place in Brazilian society during a moment of political transition.