Alejandra Torres

Alejandra Torres 

PhD Student in English, Women's and Gender Studies Minor

atorr35@lsu.edu 

Education

MA, Louisiana State University
BA, Mississippi University for Women

Areas of Expertise

New Literacy Studies, Youth Studies, Second Language Acquisition, Ethnography

Biography

Alejandra Torres is a doctoral student in English and a Women’s and Gender Studies graduate minor. She interested in the ways that critical literacy methods, such as critical participatory action research, can increase English language learning motivation and investment in undocumented immigrant youth.