Dr. Irma Lopez

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Irma Lopez
Interim Dean
Office: 
(269) 387-3230
Location: 
1080 Lee Honors College
Mailing address: 
Lee Honors College
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5244
Education: 
  • Ph.D., University of Kansas
Bio: 

Dr. Irma López is a professor in the Department of Spanish and is currently serving as interim dean of the Lee Honors College.

She has authored two books:

  • Historia, escritura e identidad: La novelística de María Luisa Puga
  • Confluencias y demarcaciones: la novela mexicana, 1998-2008

She also published articles and papers on the work of Rosario Ferré, Carlos Fuentes, Mayra Montero, Elena Poniatowska, Sara Sefchovich and others. López's area of concentration is Latin American literature with special emphasis in Mexican literature and Latin American women's fiction.