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Revealing the Ruse: Shifting the narrative of colorblind urbanism                                                      October 3, 2017                                                                                                                                International Journal of Urban & Regional Research's Spotlight on Race, Justice, and the City

The discursive detachment of race from gentrification in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
January 24, 2017
Ethnic and Racial Studies

Racismo en Chile ¡Morena, morena,rica, qué rica! (Racism in Chile) 
January 28, 2015
Rufianrevista.org

Contesting stigma: afro-descendant migrants in Santiago, Chile
December 2014
Revista de Trabajo Social de la Escuela de Trabajo Social de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Impugnando el estigma: migrantes afro-descendientes en Santiago de Chile
December 2014
Revista de Trabajo Social de la Escuela de Trabajo Social de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Let’s Talk About Race (in Latin@ Communities)
September 16, 2014
Nacla.org

Africa Through the Latin American Lens: Reflections on representations and perceptions of the African continent in Latin America
April 1, 2014
Afrolatinoforum.org

“Afro-Latina/o Authors.” Pp. 527- 536 in Encyclopedia of Latino culture: From calaveras to quinceañeras, edited by C. M. Tatum (Ed.).  Santa Barbara, California: Greenwood Press. November 26, 2013.

The Vulnerability of the Black Female Body
November 25, 2013
Bknation.org

Analyzing the Street Harassment Epidemic
December 04, 2012
Theshadowleague.com

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  • “The Body and the Barrio: Race, space and representation in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.” University of Vienna: Marie Jahoda Summer School of Sociology. Vienna, Austria. July 6, 2014. 
  • Paper Distribution, “Contesting Stigma: Afro-Descendant Migrants in Santiago, Chile,” Session: New Inequality and Social Exclusion. XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology Facing an Unequal World: Challenges for Global Sociology. Yokohama, Japan. July 13-19, 2014.
  •  “El Cuerpo y El Barrio: Raza, espacio y representación en Cartagena de Indias, Colombia” (The Body and the Barrio: Race, space and representation in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia). Lecture series for the master’s program in El Laboratorio Iberoamericano de Investigación e Innovación en Cultura y Desarrollo en La Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar (The Latin American Laboratory for Research and Innovation in Culture and Development) at La Universidad Tecnológica de Bolívar. Cartagena, Colombia. April 30, 2014. 
  • “The Body and the Barrio: Race, space and representation in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia." Final presentation of Fulbright US Student Award Research Grantees to Colombia. Bogotá, Colombia. April 25, 2014. 
  •  “Contesting Stigma: Afro-descendant Migrants in Santiago, Chile.” 43rd Annual Meeting of the Association of Black Sociologists, Social (In-)Justice and Health Disparities: A Continuing Saga. New York City. August 8-10, 2013.
  • “Inmigrantes Afrodescendientes en Santiago, Chile (Afro-descendant Immigrants in Santiago, Chile).” Department of Sociology, Universidad Alberto Hurtado. Santiago, Chile. May 13, 2013.
  •  "La Lucha Afro: A Relational Approach to Afro-Colombian Social Movement Organizations." 3rd International Conference of Afro Latin American Studies. Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe. San Juan, Puerto Rico. March 22-25, 2012.