Alba Torrego

Alba Torrego is graduated by Hispanic Philology at the Autonomous University of Madrid and graduated by Primary Education at the Unversity of Valladolid. She is Doctor in Education by the University of Valladolid with a thesis on youth discourse in digital environments, popular culture and media education. She is currently a Secondary Education teacher at an educational center in Madrid and Professor at the Faculty of Education at the International University of la Rioja (UNIR).
She has coordinated diverse projects on promotion of reading. She has provided training to teachers at different educational levels in several Centers of Training and Innovation.
Her main research lines are centered in media education, the linguistic study of the digital discourse used by the youth in digital environments, the reception of popular culture and the analysis of the discourse of the youth in social networks to study the construction of their identity.