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Crafting Maya identity

Crafting Maya identity

contemporary wood sculptures from the Puuc Region of Yucatán, Mexico

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Published by Northern Illinois University Press in DeKalb, IL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian art -- Mexico -- Puuc Region,
  • Maya sculpture,
  • Wood sculpture, Mexican,
  • Wood-carving -- Mexico -- Puuc Region,
  • Mayas -- Mexico -- Puuc Region -- Ethnic identity

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesContemporary wood sculptures from the Puuc Region of Yucatán, Mexico
    Statementedited by Jeff Karl Kowalski.
    ContributionsKowalski, Jeff Karl, 1951-, Jack Olson Gallery., Teatro Peón Contreras (Mérida, Mexico)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1435.3.A7 C734 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23615009M
    ISBN 109780875806303
    LC Control Number2009028198
    OCLC/WorldCa406164786

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Crafting Maya Identity presents the first comprehensive examination of the distinctive artworks produced by these Crafting Maya identity book Maya carvers. The book will appeal to anthropologists, art historians, and scholars of Maya studies and cross-cultural aesthetics, as well as artists and collectors.5/5(1).

Crafting Maya identity: contemporary wood sculptures from the Puuc Region of Yucatán, Mexico. [Jeff Karl Kowalski; Jack Olson Gallery.; Teatro Peón Contreras (Mérida, Mexico);]. Maya Ethnolinguistic Identity.

Violence, Cultural Rights, and Modernity in Highland Guatemala. In this valuable book, ethnographer and anthropologist Brigittine French mobilizes new critical-theoretical perspectives in linguistic anthropology, applying them to the politically charged context of contemporary Guatemala.

Crafting Identity goes far beyond folklore in its ethnographic exploration of mask making in central Mexico. In addition to examining larger theoretical issues about indigenous and mestizo identity and cultural citizenship as represented through masks and festivals, the book also examines how dominant institutions of cultural production (art, media, and tourism) mediate Mexican “arte.

Crafting Identity: Transnational Indian Arts and the Politics of Race in Central Mexico. Crafting Identity goes far beyond folklore in its ethnographic exploration of mask making in central Mexico. An exhibit catalogue will be available for purchase (Crafting Maya Identity: Contemporary Wood Sculptures from the Puuc Region of Yucatán, Mexico, edited by Jeff Kowalski), which includes contributions by scholars including Alfredo Barrera, Janet Berlo, Quetzil Castañeda, Nelson Graburn, Jeff Kowalski, Mary Katherine Scott, and Christopher Steiner.

called prosperous, promising land. Her quest for identity gradually helps her to recognize her black beauty and self-acceptance of black womanhood as well as motherhood.

She is one of the first African American women who reveals her private life. The present paper is a study of quest for identity in Maya Angelou’s novel I Know Why the Caged Bird : D. Bindu. An ethnography of arts in central Mexico. Crafting Identity go es far beyond folklore in its ethnographic exploration of mask making in central Mexico.

In addition to examining larger theoretical issues about indigenous and mestizo identity and cultural citizenship as represented through masks and festivals, the book also examines how dominant institutions of cultural.

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Last. Jennifer Mathews is a professor of anthropology in the sociology and anthropology department at Trinity University, where she teaches courses in archaeology and biological anthropology.

She studies ancient and historical Maya archaeology, as well as issues of sustainability and tourism. She has been named the recipient of the Dr. and Mrs. Z.T. Scott Faculty Fellowship in. Crafting Identity goes far beyond folklore in its ethnographic exploration of mask making in central Mexico.

In addition to examining larger theoretical issues about indigenous and mestizo identity and cultural citizenship as represented through masks and festivals, the book also examines how dominant institutions of cultural production (art, media, and tourism) mediate.

Dwelling, Identity, and the Maya book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Dwelling, Identity, and the Maya offers a new perspective Pages: Maya (mī´ə, Span. mä´yä), indigenous people of S Mexico and Central America, occupying an area comprising the Yucatán peninsula and much of the present state of Chiapas in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, parts of El Salvador, and extreme western ng a group of closely related languages (with an outlier, Huastec, spoken in the Pánuco basin of Mexico), the population of Maya.

This compelling interpretation of the crafting of identity in one corner of Africa has relevance for readers interested in identity formation and ethnic conflict around the world. Elizabeth MacGonagle is Assistant Professor of African History at the University of Kansas.

Designed by Todd Oldham and edited by John Chaich, this page, hardcover, 8 x inch book features full-color spreads of each artist's work, along with intimate details of selections and artist studios, as well as an introductory essay by Chaich, who curated the exhibition of the same name that inspired this book/5.

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Try on an opinion or two, start a debate, or play the devil’s advocate. Maya's rape prevents her from having a solid identity. Maya's identity is molded by those around her.

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In addition to markers and paper plates, old magazines are especially useful for this activity because students can cut out words and images.His character in many ways demonstrates how various oppressions and prejudices can converge and complicate a person’s identity and experience.

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is in part an account of Maya Angelou’s experience growing up black in the American South. Her race, and the violence, discrimination, and degradation she faced as a.Name Book Crafting by Katie, Maya, and Kylie. likes 2 talking about this.

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