Alessandro Peregalli

PhD in Latin American Studies, Departamento de Filosofía y Letras, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Alessandro Peregalli is a PhD doctor in Latin American Studies for the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). He has a bachelor degree in Economic History in the Università degli Studi di Milano and a master in World History in the Università di Bologna. He investigated logistics infrastructure and corridors in Latina America, focusing on the Initiative for the Integration of South American Regional Infrastructure (IIRSA). His main interests are Critical Logistics Studies, Latin American critical thinking, Latin American contemporary history, extractivism and geography of territorial conflicts. He is member of CLACSO's working group “Territorios en disputa y r-existencia” and of the Laboratório de Estudos de Movimentos Sociais e Territorialidades (LEMTO) of the Universidade Federal Fluminense of Niterói, Brazil. He wrote for several review and collective books among Mexico, Brazil, Spain, UK and Italy. He currently lives in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.