PhD Candidate


Jolen Martinez is a PhD student in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Chicago. He earned B.A.s in Anthropology and History at Rice University. His undergraduate research investigated technologies associated with enumerating and constructing homelessness in Houston, Texas. His current work is on digital colonialism, histories of extraction, and embodied networks of informational/computer sciences among Latin Americans living at the borderlands of the U.S. and Mexico.