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Erick Corrêa

Erick Corrêa is a PhD in Social Sciences and professor of sociology. He has published articles in newspapers and magazines such as Passa Palavra (Brazil), Flauta de Luz (Portugal), Lundimatin (France), and Brooklyn Rail (USA).

Health Self-Defense in a São Paulo Favela

In Brazil, there is a public discourse that associates the spread of epidemic diseases with favelas and urban peripheries. It is based on epidemiological bulletins and maps, produced by the federal government’s official organs, which employ a global perspective that often hides the realities specific to Brazil’s metropolitan areas. In times of crisis, these kinds of communications fuel the stigmatization of marginal territories by treating them as places perilous to public health and safety.

The Internationalist Anti-Colonialism of the Situationists

Despite its ethnic composition, the SI, as its name implies, was not only an international organization, but also never gave up its internationalism.

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The Brooklyn Rail

FEB 2023

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