Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Rubén Morales Forte

Student - M.A. Student

Rubén Morales Forte is getting his M.A. in Latin American Studies. He finished a BA and Licenciatura in Archaeology at the Universidad del Valle de Guatemala. He has worked on the South Pacific Coast, as well as in the Highlands and the Lowlands of Guatemala. His main interests are Maya Archaeology and Linguistics, especially focused on Kaqchikel and Maya hieroglyphic writing. He is also part of the Mellon Fellowship in Community Engagement, where he will be working on a project to make Maya inscriptions available to everyone interested in them.