Jaime Marroquín (PhD, University of Texas at Austin) is a specialist in Mexico and Greater Mexico cultural history from global and transnational perspectives. His work analyzes exchanges of knowledge between Amerindian and European cultures, and their significance for the emergence and consolidation of early modern science and thought. He also studies the cultural history of Greater Mexico as seen from its long ethnographic tradition. Among his publications are Diálogos con Quetzalcóatl: humanismo, etnografía y ciencia (Iberoamericana Vervuert, 2014), and La historia de los prejuicios en América: la Conquista (Porrúa, 2007). He is also co-editor of Translating Nature: Transcultural Histories of Early Modern Science (Forthcoming University of Pennsylvania Press), and Open Borders to a Revolution: Culture, Politics and Migration. (Smithsonian Scholarly Press, 2013).


 Ph. D. (University of Texas at Austin, 2007)

Contact Information

Jaime Marroquín
Associate Professor of Spanish
Chair of the Modern Languages Department

Office: HSS 307
Telephone: 503-838-9250
Fax: 503-838-8056
Email: marroquinj@wou.edu

Office Hours:
(Spring 2018) W 10 – 3, or by appointment

Mailing Address:
HSS 307
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR 97361