Ricardo Zocca is a PhD student in Communication Sciences at the University of Minho working on his thesis “A grande derrota: um estudo sobre a modernidade e sua insustentabilidade” (The great downfall: a study of modernity and its unsustainability).

He has a Masters’s degree in Strategic Communication: Advertising and Public Relations from the University of Beira Interior, and a degree in Social Communication: Advertising and Publicity from the Federal University of Pampa (RS, Brazil).