Reclaiming the mestizo: Mestizaje, cultural capital, and cosmopolitanism in rock-fusion music in Lima, Peru

Lead researcher: Alissa Vik, Department of Foreign Languages, University of Bergen

The project studies expressions of mestizaje, or cultural mixture, in the contemporary music scene of Central Lima, seeking to understand the ways in which independent musicians today articulate the need for social change through their music. 


  • Research staff in Norway:
    Individual PhD project
  • Partners abroad:
  • Geographic focus:
    Lima, Peru
  • Project period:
    ... – ...
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Published Jan. 28, 2019 9:51 AM - Last modified Apr. 5, 2019 12:00 PM