Inés Durán Matute She has a PhD in Social Sciences from the University of Sydney, Australia. He did a postdoctoral stay at the Center for Research and Higher Studies in Social Anthropology (ciesas), Occidente headquarters and another at the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Currently, he is working as a postdoctoral fellow at the International Research Group on Authoritarianism and Counter-Strategies, Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, Germany and at the Postgraduate Degree in Sociology, Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla. It works from an activist position in support of the national struggle of indigenous peoples in the defense of their territories, identity, history, rights and ways of life. His recent publications include Indigenous peoples and geographies of power. Mezcala's Narratives on Neoliberal Governance (2019) and "Indigeneity as a transnational battlefield: disputes over meanings, spaces and peoples", Globalizations (2020).