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Free Virtual Lecture- The Obsidian Mirror: Literature and Archaeology in Mexico

By Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology and Harvard Museums of Science & Culture

Focusing on Mexico’s pre-Hispanic past, Juan Villoro will explore the intimate and evocative relationships among literature, archaeology, and culture.

Mexican Mask

.: 6pm – 7pm.

Ages 5 to Senior Adult.

Contact

Bethany Carland-Adams
hmscpr@hmsc.harvard.edu
617-496-6064

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Free!

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Location

(Virtual) Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

11 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

  • No transportation provided.

Additional information

Mexican authors Octavio Paz, Carlos Fuentes, José Emilio Pacheco, Salvador Novo, Rubén Bonifaz Nuño, and Rosario Castellanos, among others, have sought to use language to explore and recover the links between Mexico’s Indigenous peoples and its contemporary society. Focusing on Mexico’s pre-Hispanic past, Juan Villoro will explore the intimate and evocative relationships among literature, archaeology, and culture.

Eduardo Matos Moctezuma Lecture Series. Co-sponsored by the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studiesthe Harvard Divinity Schoolthe Moses Mesoamerican Archive, the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, and the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.

Click here to register for this free virtual event. To join the program, you will need to download the free Zoom app in advance. If you already have Zoom, you do not need to download it again. For details on how to improve your Zoom experience, visit the How to Attend an HMSC Program webpage.

https://hmsc.harvard.edu/obsidian-mirror