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Andrea Cornwall

Chair of the Advisory Board

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)

Andrea Cornwall is a political anthropologist who specialises in the anthropology of democracy, citizen participation, participatory research, gender and sexuality. She has worked on topics ranging from women’s reproductive struggles in Nigeria and Zimbabwe, public engagement in UK regeneration programmes, the quality of democratic deliberation in new democratic spaces in Brazil, the use and abuse of participatory appraisal in Kenya, domestic workers’ rights activism in Brazil and sex workers’ rights activism in India

Areas of interest

Gender; sexualities; democracy