Polet Herrera Riquelme

Associate Thesis Student

Polet Herrera Riquelme is an undergraduate journalism student, opting to her degree with a dissertation titled “Framing violence during the Chilean October 18th protests”.  She has been collaborating for over a year at the digital magazine Puroperiodismo focused on issues regarding media and contingent events. Her areas of interest center on human and gender rights, as well as political communication and social phenomena, which she has put into practice while writing reports and working on her thesis project, as well as in her role as an assistant teacher for the courses: Multimedia Workshop and Journalistic Digital Narrative.