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Adam Vanzella-Yang

PhD student in sociology, University of British Columbia

Adam Vanzella-Yang is a PhD student in Sociology at the University of British Columbia, where he studies culture, sport and family life. He is a recipient of the Social Sciences and Humanities Doctoral Award. Originally from São Paulo, Brazil, he also studied in Toronto and London (UK) before moving to Vancouver. He can be found in his favourite coffee shops around the city or wandering about looking for the next soccer or volleyball pick up game.

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