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Reality and Irreality: The Play of Substances in Ancient Maya Art

Stephen Houston, Depee Family Professor, Brown University
October 20, 2009
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Room 208, WHC, 53 Wall Street

Stephen Houston serves as the Dupee Family Professor of Social Sciences at Brown University.  Houston is the author, co-author, and editor of 14 books, among them, Veiled Brightness: A History of Ancient Maya Color and The Classic Maya, and the author of many articles, chapters, and reviews. A MacArthur Fellow, he has also received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the School of American Research, Dumbarton Oaks, and the American Philosophical Society.  He now directs archaeological research at the Classic Maya city of El Zotz, Guatemala, with support from the National Science Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Yale Babylonian Collection, Centennial Celebration


All programs are free and open to the public.

Saturday, November 14, 2009
Symposium, 1:30 PM
Film Screening, 4:00 PM
Tour of Exhibit, 5:30 PM
Concert, 8:00 PM

For Symposium Poster, click here.
For Concert Poster, click here.



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