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El Café Latinx Podcast

El Café Latinx Podcast

What is the experience of being a Latinx scholar in the field of communication and media studies? What are the main challenges and opportunities that come with our identities? These are the issues that we’ll talk about in El Café Latinx, where some of the leading voices in the field will share their professional experiences. 

Pablo Boczkowski, who holds the Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani Chair In Communication at Northwestern University, together with Mora Matassi, doctoral student at Northwestern and executive producer of this podcast, invite you to discover the journeys of scholars who are at the cutting edge of creating knowledge about Latinx communication across the Americas.

Episode 1 – Jessica Retis

Host Pablo Boczkowski interviews Prof. Jessica Retis (University of Arizona). Among many topics, they discuss the power of mentorship in academia, which has enabled her to succeed in her scholarly journey. This is the first episode of El Café Latinx, podcast produced by the Center for Latinx Digital Media at Northwestern University.

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