Miguel Olmos Aguilera D. in Ethnology and Social Anthropology at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. He has been a researcher at El Colegio de la Frontera Norte since 1998. He has conducted fieldwork in different border cities and with various indigenous peoples in northwestern Mexico and the southern U.S. He directed the Department of Cultural Studies from 2009 to 2013. Since 1998 he belongs to the National System of Researchers level II. His books include: Cultural borders: otherness and violence, El Colef, 2013; Migrant Music, Bonilla Artigas BookstoreUANL, UAS, Mexico, 2012; Indigenous music and contemporaneityINAH-El Colef, 2016 and Ethnomusicology and globalizationEl Colef, 2020. He has taught at universities in Mexico and abroad.