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Forms of sacralization of peasant and indigenous leaders murdered in regions where land disputes are intense

Grant number: 17/13948-3
Support type:Scholarships abroad - Research Internship - Doctorate
Effective date (Start): October 01, 2017
Effective date (End): March 31, 2018
Field of knowledge:Humanities - Anthropology - Rural Anthropology
Principal Investigator:Emilia Pietrafesa de Godoi
Grantee:Edimilson Rodrigues de Souza
Supervisor abroad: Benoit Charles Marie Etienne de L'Estoile
Home Institution: Instituto de Filosofia e Ciências Humanas (IFCH). Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP). Campinas , SP, Brazil
Local de pesquisa : École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), France  
Associated to the scholarship:15/20035-9 - Owners of the fight: sacralization of peasant and indigenous leaders killed in land conflict areas, BP.DR


This project is part of doctoral research investigating the trajectory of religious leaders, unions, peasants and indigenous people, violently killed in areas of intense land conflict in Brazil, and the process turned into martyrs and/or enchanted, focusing on The Earth Pilgrimages, water, forest and hiking in the Martyrs, and the annual meeting of the people Xukuru of the Ororubá. The purpose of this stage of design and research is to conduct an international literature on the anthropological debate that links religion and politics, to put into evidence research dialogue on the ethnographic field conducted between 2011 and 2017, and carry out work on the targeted terrain, through Pedro Casaldáliga memorial visits in Spain and dialogues/interviews with the catholic religious in Spain and France, which acted as mediators and leaders of trainers in conflict zones Land in Brazil, or in the production of visual art objects, "murals of liberation".