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the University of Catania (Italy). After research at the University Paris VII-Denis Diderot in Paris, she worked at the Italian permanent delegation of the North-Atlantic Council in Brussels, in addition to being invited as academic visitor by the ICT4D Research Group in the Department of Geography of the Royal Holloway, University of London. She was also a visiting research scholar at the Tic&Migrations Research Group of the FMSH, Paris. In addition to working as a journalist in the tourist sector, she worked as an Economic and Political Geography research scholar in the Department of Architecture of the University of Catania from 2010 to 2012. She is currently collaborating with the chair of Geography of Tourism of the same University. Her main interests include the dynamics of contemporary urban spaces and the current configuration of migrations in the Mediterranean basin, as well as the study of the most recent tourist practices and patterns. Her latest research focuses on the new geographies moulded by the dialectics between real and virtual spaces, particularly with regard to the unprecedented uses of ICTs elaborated by migrants.