Tatiana Vargas holds a Ph.D. in Communication and Culture from the Doctoral Program in Cultural Studies by University of Minho and University of Aveiro, Portugal. She is a researcher member of the Communication and Society Research Centre (CECS), Center for Studies in Communication, Science and Environment (NECCA) and the Otium Laboratory of Studies on work, leisure, leisure experience and free time at the University of Fortaleza, Brazil. Her research interests include issues on communication, art, culture and the environment from the perspective of Cultural Studies.