Dr. M. Ivonne Wallace Fuentes

Associate Professor

Department: History
Office: 313 Bank Building



PhD, Duke University

MA, Duke University

BA, Southwestern University

Research & Teaching Interests

I teach courses on the history of Latin America and on the practice and theory of history.  My scholarly interests include twentieth century Latin American revolutionary politics, especially in Guatemala and Peru, and the role of women in public life.



Recent Publications


“The Spanish Embassy Occupation and Assault: History and the Partisan Politics of Memory Since 1980 in Guatemala.”

 A Contracorriente: A Journal on Social History and Literature in Latin America (Fall 2012)


Available as a Media resource for the following topics

Latin American history and politics

Willing to speak to professional, social or civic groups on

Latin American history and politics