Guillermo Antonio Navarro Alvarado

PhD in Ethnic and African Studies at the Federal University of Bahia

Guillermo Antonio Navarro Alvarado received his Ph.D. in Ethnic and African Studies at the Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), Brazil, with the research entitled “Should Africa Unite? The formation of the Theoretical of Unity and the Imagination of Africa within the epistemic Pan-Negrist and Pan-African framework (18th-20th centuries)” (April, 2018), and also obtained a B.A in Sociology from the University of Costa Rica (UCR) (2013). He is a Researcher Associate at Institute of African Studies (IEAf) at Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Brazil. His Research analyze the epistemological and theoretical frameworks of Négritude and Pan-Africanism. Also has publications on the ideological forms of representation of the African tropics and the dynamics of cultural cannibalization in the Caribbean of Costa Rica.