Department of History

Joaquín Marreros Núñez

Ph.D. Student
Research Interests Gender history, History of Sexualities, LGBTIQ+ history, Queer history, 20th-century Peru, Andean contemporary history


Joaquín Marreros Núñez (he/him) received his BA in History from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP). His research focuses on the history of gender and sexualities in 20th-century Peru. He won the second place on the First Essay Contest of Research and Gender Perspective, UNESCO-PUCP and the Research Support Award 2021 for his outstanding BA thesis, which analyzes the Homosexual Movement of Lima in the 1980s. He participated in the National Congress of Bicentennial History of Peru and in the Queer History Conference 2022, organized by the San Francisco State University. Joaquin plans to research the history of Andean sexualities from the 1940s to the 1970s, specifically in Cusco.