Mauricio Torres

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Mauricio Torres

Educations & Degrees:

MA, Sociology, Syracuse University, 2013
BA, Sociology and Africana Studies, Dickinson College, 2012

Research Interests:

Race and Racial inequality, Affect, Education, and Hip Hop


Reece Torres is a sixth year PhD student in the sociology department. His areas of focus include race and racial inequality, affect, education, and Hip Hop.  He coauthored, along with Aaron Hoy, Marcus Bell, and Selene Cammer-Bechtold, a book chapter titled Working-Class Graduate Students and theNeoliberalization of Higher Education: A Collaborative Autoethnography.  He is currently working on a piece with Dr. Dalia Rodriguez and Mary Cannito-Coville on affective economies of fear and state sponsored violence as they pertain to the death of Trayvon Martin and the uprisings in Ferguson, Missouri.