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Art and Writing of the Ancient Maya

Instructor
Ringle

The sculpture and painting of the ancient Maya, including an introduction to hieroglyphic decipherments concerning Maya dynastic history, warfare, and political organization. Other topics include Maya myth, ritual, and astronomical knowledge.

Satisfies a major & minor requirement in Anthropology.

Satisfies the Visual and Performing Arts distribution requirement.


Prerequisites:

(Not offered 2016-2017; offered in alternating years.)