Luciana Reise

Luciana Reis

Researcher and Yakekerê

  • Abidjan (Brazil)

Luciana Reis was born and raised in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. She is a PhD student researching in the area of cultural and intersemiotic translation and a member of the research group Translating in the Black Atlantic. In addition, she works as an English teacher and translator. She is also a Yakekerê – a person in charge of supporting spiritual leaders at the Ilê Axé Aragissu Dankô, a sacred place for practicioners of the traditional Afro-Brazilian Candomblé religion.
[As of June 2020]

Contributions by Luciana Reis