Marcos Emilio Perez is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Department of Sociology at Colby College. He received his PhD from the University of Texas at Austin, where he was a Graduate Fellow in the Urban Ethnography Lab. His main areas of interest are political sociology, social movements, urban sociology, social inequality, and qualitative methods. He has done research on the experiences of grassroots organizers in both the United States and his native Argentina. For more information about his work, you can visit www.marcosemilioperez.com or contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.