notes on infra-structures and mobilities
Lorenia Salgado-Leos is a Doctoral Candidate in Hispanic Studies at the University of British Columbia. She holds an MA in Comparative Literature from San Diego State University and a BA in Philosophy from the University of California, Los Angeles. Her dissertation, Infrastructures of Mobility, explores 21st century migrancy across the Americas. She focuses on movements from Haiti, Central America, Mexico, and the United States. Her research interests include Borders, (Post)Migration, and (Im)Mobility Studies; Latin American Literature, Culture, and Politics; and Philosophy.
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Her teaching integrates a variety of learner-centred methodologies, pedagogical strategies, and technological design models to keep students thinking critically and engaged. Fostering a stimulating and dynamic multimodal environment, she incorporates interaction and collaboration by students, having an active role within and beyond the classroom.