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The Pre-Columbian Society of New York invites you to join us for our March lecture: Tales of the Moche Kings and Queens: The Lords and Ladies of the Northern Deserts of Peru Jeffrey Quilter, William and Muriel Seabury Howells Director, Peabody Museum … Continue reading
Due to unforeseen circumstances we are cancelling tonight’s presentation by Simon Martin. Please stay warm and safe.
Barbara E. Mundy Department of Art History, Fordham University The Fate of the Sacred Book of the Ancient Americas Unknown artist, The Destruction of Idols (detail), ca. 1575-1582, from Diego Muñoz Camargo, Descripción de la ciudad y provincia de Tlaxcala, Ms … Continue reading
It is our great pleasure to announce the Fall 2016 lecture program of the Pre-Columbian Society of New York (PCSNY), featuring groundbreaking research by established and emerging scholars working in all areas of the Pre-Columbian Americas: Thursday, September 8, 2016—6:00 … Continue reading
For the inaugural season of the Pre-Columbian Society of New York lecture series (2015–2016), we featured the following presentations: Thursday, September 10, 2015–6:00 PM Tradition and Invention in the Deity Images of the Florentine Codex Eloise Quiñones, Professor Emerita of … Continue reading
As an incentive to join the PCSNY during our initial membership drive, we will be holding a raffle during our April 29th Launch Party. All paid members in attendance will have the opportunity to win one of the books pictured … Continue reading
Spanning the 2015–16 academic year, our initial season of programming will commence in September and feature a total of six (6) lectures: September/October/November 2015 and February/March/April 2016. Confirmed speakers include: Eloise Quiñones-Keber (Professor Emerita, CUNY Graduate Center/Baruch College) Justin Kerr (Independent Scholar … Continue reading
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Our newly incorporated society is dedicated to the study and appreciation of ancient American cultures.