Aida Ribot Bencomo

Aida Ribot Bencomo
  • Social Sciences Building, Room 210 9500 Gilman Drive #0532 La Jolla, CA 92093-0532
Aida Ribot started the graduate program at UCSD in 2011, specializing in linguistic anthropology. She holds a B.A. in English philology from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain (2011) and an M.A. in Anthropology from the University of California, San Diego (2013). Her main research interests are  language identity and ideology within the globalized new economy, grass- root movements, voluntary organizations in multilingual and language minority contexts, and nationalist politics. She is currently studying the ethnically, linguistically, and politically diverse cultural movement of 'Castells' or human towers in Catalonia.

Anthropology