Jarana dance lessons this past April of 2013, imparted by Miguel Óscar Chan Dzul (Valladolid, Yucatan), as part of the Yucatec Maya Spring 2013 class.
For more information on Tore’s work and that of his research group (CLEAR), click here.
Mesoamerican Writing Systems met today at the Wilson Library to get a first-hand look at the George Stuart Collection, with April Brewer, Rare Book Collection Public Services Librarian, at the helm. Having just finished a short assignment on a few passages of the Dresden Codex, the class wasted little time to examine a beautiful screenfold facsimile.
The talk by Dr. Nicholas Hopkins was very well received; it was enjoyed by students from historical linguistics (my class) and indigenous literatures (Emilio del Valle Escalante’s class).