Researcher

Sonia Páez de la Torre (Argentina, 1984). Bachelor of Arts (2010) from the Nacional University of Tucumán, M.S. in Youth and Society (2014) from the University of Girona, and PhD student (FI, AGAUR, 2015) of the Department of Education at the University of Girona. While she was college student, she worked as the Chair of “Hispano-American Literature I” (2005-2008), where she developed teaching, research and non-formal education activities. During 2009-2010 she received a scholarship from the Science and Technical Secretary of the National University of Tucumán, to carry forward her research project to finish her studies. She has worked as a teacher in several secondary schools (2008-2013). She has studied Social Psychology in depth (2010-2012). In 2012, she began to study youth by creating the GRUPEJU (Interest Group in Youth Studies). She held activities for academic assistance (AGAUR) designed to support teachers at the Department of Social Education at the University of Girona (2013-2014). She has collaborated on the research teams HEBE (University of Girona) and JOVIS (University of Lleida) since 2014.
Publications:

Páez de la Torre, S. (2007). Cosa de Negros de Washington Cucurto [Washington Cucurto’s Cosa de Negros]. Telar. Revista del Instituto Interdisciplinario de Literatura Latinoamericana (IELA) [Telar. Journal of the Interdisciplinary Institute of Latin American Literature]. Year IV- No. 5, pp. 224, 225.

Páez de la Torre, S. (2008). La transculturación en una novela puertorriqueña [Transculturation in a Puerto Rican novel]. Revista Humanitas. Tucumán, UNT, Faculty of Philosophy and Humanities, Year XXVI (No. 34) pp. 236 -249.

Páez de la Torre, S. (2009) “El cuento literario en niños tucumanos de EGB 2. Prácticas discursivas simbólico-culturales de la literatura” [The literary story in children in Tucumán year EGB 2. Discursive symbolic-cultural practices of literature]. Actas de Congreso Terceras Jornadas de Jóvenes Investigadores U.N.T. [Proceedings of Conferences 3rd Conferences of Young Researchers at U.N.T.]. Organized by UNT. Tucumán, Argentina, June 2009. Published on CD ISBN: 978-987-1366-38-5.

Páez de la Torre, S. (2010) “La escritura literaria de niños tucumanos: el cuento como discurso simbólico de indagación socio-cultural” [The literary writing of children in Tucumán: the story as a symbolic discourse of sociocultural indignation]. Actas de Congreso IV Jornadas de Jóvenes Investigadores al U.N.T.-CONICET [Proceedings of Conferences 4th Congress of Young Researchers at U.N.T.-CONICET]. Organized by UNT-CONICET, Tucumán, Argentina, June 2010. Published on CD ISBN: 978-987-1366-54-5.

Páez de la Torre, S. (2014).  Movimientos juveniles y estudiantiles contemporáneos. La Toma de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Argentina [Contemporary youth and student movements. The Takeover of the National University of Tucumán, Argentina] (2013). Inter-university Master’s thesis in Youth and Society. University of Girona, Girona.