Silvia Almenara Niebla works as postdoctoral researcher at Communication Studies Department (Vrije Universiteit Brussel). She works on the ERC project Reel Borders lead by prof. Kevin Smets. She obtained her PhD in gender and migration studies (Universidad de La Laguna, 2020, extraordinary doctoral prize) with a study on transnational belonging and media practices among Sahrawi refugees from a gender perspective. She is vice-chair of the Diaspora, Migration and the Media section of ECREA.


  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel

    University, Brussels, Belgium


Making digital ‘home-camps’: Mediating emotions among the Sahrawi refugee diaspora

Authors Silvia Almenara Niebla
Year 2020
Journal Name International Journal of Cultural Studies
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1 Journal Article

Connected Sahrawi refugee diaspora in Spain: Gender, social media and digital transnational gossip

Authors Silvia Almenara-Niebla, Carmen Ascanio-Sánchez
Year 2019
Journal Name European Journal of Cultural Studies
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2 Journal Article

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