Vincente Perez

Graduate Student

B.A. in Anthropology, Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies, University of Chicago

Vincente Perez (he/they) is a Black Mexican-American performance poet, scholar, and writer working at the intersection of Poetry, Hip-Hop, and Black digital praxis. They examine the ways that poetry and Hip-Hop narrate life otherwise and approach poetry as a research methodology and an object of study. He holds a B.A. in Anthropology and Comparative Race & Ethnic Studies from The University of Chicago (2016). They are a 2021-22 Poetry and the Senses Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Arts Research Center. His work has been featured in Digging Through the Fat, Association of Internet Researchers, River and South Review,, Abolition Journal, Southside Weekly, and more.