Departmental Research Projects
Mr Diego Astorga de Ita, MSc
Mexican born in Durham.
BSc in Envionmental Science & MSc in Biology; both in the National Autonomous University of Mexico (¡Goooooooya! ¡Goooooya!...)
Currnently doing a PhD on how music relates to the environment in the Mexican Sotavento.
- Geographies of music and sound.
- Son jarocho (Mexican Leeward music)
- The poetics of space and place
- The separation and hybridization of culture and nature.
- 2017: Mexican Bureau of Public Education (SEP) Complementary Scholarship
- 2017: Third place in the ArkLight Fund essay or poster competition.
- 2017: Ustinov College Travel Award
- 2016: Mexican Bureau of Public Education (SEP) Complementary Scholarship
- 2016: Mexican Council for Science and Technology (CONACYT) PhD Scholarship