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Claire Branigan is a PhD candidate in anthropology with a minor in Gender Relations in International Development. Her dissertation “Ineffective Laws, Active Citizens: Demanding Justice for Femicide in Argentina,” explores the ways in which family members of victims and feminist activists work for justice in cases of femicide in Argentina.
In 2020, Claire founded RIAF (La Red Intermaericana Anti-Femicidio) a multilingual/interdisciplinary community for academic and activist dialogue on feminicide in the Americas. More information on the network can be found here.
2011 BA, Grinnell College, Grinnell IA, 2011, Anthropology & Spanish, Latin American Studies Concentration
2018 MA, Anthropology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Awards and Honors
Additional Campus Affiliations
HGMS - Jewish Culture and Society