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Paola Ricaurte Quijano

 Mexico City, México
Associate Professor, School of Humanities and Education, Tecnológico de Monterrey


Paola Ricaurte is an associate professor in the Department of Media and Digital Culture at Tecnológico de Monterrey, and a faculty associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University. She is co-founder of the Tierra Común network, and leader of the Latin American and Caribbean hub of the Feminist AI Research Network.

Scholarly beginnings

A research idea

Envisioning possible futures in the field of communication and media studies

Learn more about Prof. Ricaurte Quijano’s journey

Selected readings

Ricaurte, P. (2022). Ethics for the majority world: AI and the question of violence at scale. Media, Culture & Society, 44(4), 726–745. 

Ricaurte, P. (2019). Data Epistemologies, The Coloniality of Power, and Resistance. Television & New Media, 20(4), 350–365.

Ignacio Siles, Edgar Gómez-Cruz & Paola Ricaurte (2023) Toward a popular theory of algorithms,Popular Communication,21:1,57-70,DOI: 10.1080/15405702.2022.2103140

Feminist AI: Towards a Research agenda for Latin America (in Spanish) 

Feminist AI pubpub


Watch Prof. Ricaurte Quijano present “Decolonizing Technology” at the Center for Latinx Digital Media

Listen to Prof. Ricaurte Quijano’s insights about her professional journey in El Café Latinx podcast