Lecture: Branding the Maya

03/03/11 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

Location: Funger 103

Dr. Traci Ardren speaks on "Branding the Maya: The Implication of Cultural Heritage Production in the Mayan Riviera." Dr. Ardren, of the Anthropology Department at the University of Miami, focuses on gender, iconography, architecture and other forms of symbolic representation in the archaeological record. This is part of the GW University seminar "Museums and Antiquities: A New World" sponsored by the Museum Studies Program and the Anthropology Department. For more information, contact Prof. Kym Rice (kym@gwu.edu) or Jeffrey Blomster (blomster@gwu.edu).