María Emilia Tijoux is a sociologist, professor and researcher from the Department of Sociology in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the Universidad de Chile. She coordinates the doctorate in Social Sciences and Core Sociological Research on the Body and Emotions. She directs the magazine Actuel Marx Intervenciones. Her research addresses immigration in the last decades, xenophobia, racism, and the sexualization and racialization of immigrants, as well as processes of dehumanization. She is editor of the book Racismo en Chile: la piel como marca de la inmigración.
Santiago, Chile. July 18, 2017.