Aída Bueno

Aida Bueno

From Havana, Cuba, Professor Aída Bueno holds a PhD in Social and Cultural Anthropology from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and has completed advanced studies on race relations and black culture at the Center for Afro-Asian Studies at the Universidade Candido Mendes in Río de Janeiro.    Her research on religions of African origin has taken her to Havana, Cuba, and Salvador de Bahía, Recife and São Luis de Maranhão in Brazil.  Since 1999, she has taught Anthropolgy in various US university programs in Madrid including Boston University, Hamilton College, New York University, and St. Lawrence University.