Sara Vieira

PhD Candidate

Community, Culture & Global Studies

Irving K. Barber Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Research Themes:  Language, Sustainability and Transnationalism

Sara Vieira is a Ph.D candidate at UBC-Okanagan. Her research aims to understand the intersections of bilingualism, identity, and place for Luso-Canadian transnationals. Prior to coming to UBC, Sara attained her MA in Critical Sociology at Brock University where she researched Portuguese language and cultural retention and transmission with Luso-Canadian mothers.

First Nations land acknowledegement

We acknowledge that UBC’s campuses are situated within the traditional territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh, and in the traditional, ancestral, unceded territory of the Syilx Okanagan Nation and their peoples.

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