Global og utviklingsrelatert forskning

Fattigdom, media og språk i Latin-Amerika

Hegemonic views conveyed by the mainstream and the agenda setting media tend to naturalize poverty within the 'common sense'. At the same time, causal interpretations or explanations of poverty production and reproduction gets overlooked. Join us in this in this ProLAMe seminar where researchers will present and discuss their findings related to this hypothesis.



Ana B. Chiquito, Dept of Foreign Languages, University of Bergen

Alberto D. Cimadamore, CROP, ISSC/UiB

Gabriel Quiroz, Escuela de Idiomas, University of Antioquia, Colombia

Felipe Zuluaga, Escuela de Idiomas, University of Antioquia, Colombia


The ProLAMe project is the result of a partnership between the Department of Foreign Languages at the University of Bergen andCROP, which has gathered an international and multidisciplinary team of researchers to study the linguistic representations of poverty in Mexican, Argentinian, Colombian andBrazilian media.


Free and open for all