Anthropologist, since 1984 she works at the University of Buenos Aires. In 1988 she obtained a Doctorate at Etudes Theatrales et Cinématographiques at the University of Paris I-Sorbonne and Paris X-Nanterre (France) with a thesis under the direction of Jean Rouch. She also holds an M.A. in Anthropologie Sociale et Culturelle at the University of Paris V-Sorbonne (1981), and an M.A. in Etudes Theatrales et Cinématographiques in Paris I-Sorbonne / Paris X-Nanterre (1982). Since 1992, she has been a researcher at the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research of her country.