about

I am a tech and sex culture writer and photographer based in Rio de Janeiro, publishing for The Atlantic’s CityLab.com, VICE News, TechCrunch, Buzzfeed and Advertising Age. I also edit photo culture site RioChromatic.com and co-edit digital publications for the New York Museum of Sex with Lia Wong.

Red Light Rio is an interactive documentary I filmed with women who work in Vila Mimosa, Rio de Janeiro’s historic red light district. I also liase as a research collaborator with the Observatory of Prostitution/UFRJ, an extension project of the Metropolitan Ethnographic Lab -LeMetro/IFCS-Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.

Reach me  @jruv, on LinkedIn, or at julie (at) riochromatic (dot) com

 

 

FEATURES

 

VICE NEWS

 

CITYLAB (a publication of The Atlantic)

 

TECHCRUNCH

 

ADVERTISING AGE

 

FORBES.COM

 

THE DAILY BEAST

 

PICKUP

 

 

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  1. Dear Julie Ruvolo,
    Central America Women’s Network (CAWN) would like to inform you about our freely available research report ‘Exploitation and Trafficking of Women: Critiquing narratives during the London Olympics 2012’ that aligns with your work and might be of interest to you.
    This report is available in English and Portuguese

    http://www.cawn.org/assets/Exploitation%20and%20Trafficking%20of%20Women_.pdf

    http://www.cawn.org/assets/Explorao%20e%20Trfico%20de%20Mulheres.pdf

    Do you have any networks or partners that would be interested in reading this report? We are interested in hearing your opinion on this research.

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