Associate Professor, Anthropology/Micronesian Studies
David Atienza received a PhD in Anthropology from the Complutense University of Madrid in 2006.He has taught history, philosophy, anthropology and applied linguistics at different institutions and universities in Spain. Dr. Atienza's research interests are focused on Cultural Identity Processes, Speech Analysis, and Linguistic Anthropology. His book, "Viaje e Identidad: La Genesis de la Elite Quichwa-Otavalena en Madrid", was a multilocal ethnography product of fieldwork conducted in Otavalo, Ecuador and Spain. Dr. Atienza is an active member ofXiphias Gladius Research Group. He has contributed to La Violencia del Amor, an edited volume focused on different perspectives on human violence and has recently published the articles Death Rituals and Identity in Contemporary Guam together with AlexandreCoello de la Rosa and A Mariana Islands History Story, among others.
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