Maria Laura Stephen Chaves

Maria Laura Stephen Chaves

Maria Laura Stephen Chaves

Degree in Philosophy and a Bachelor of Philosophy with emphasis in Social Sciences, both from Universidad Nacional of Costa Rica. Bachelor of Teaching from the Universidad Estatal a Distancia, Costa Rica. Philosophy teacher in secondary education; consultant and manager of cultural projects. She is currently studying a Master of Ethnic and African Studies at Universidad Federal de Bahía (Brazil). Her areas of interest and research are epistemologies of the south, afroepistemologies, orality, Latin American, African, and Afrodiasporic philosophy, pedagogy and education, black feminism, Afro-descendant music, and decoloniality.