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Unlocking Maya Hieroglyphs and how the English helped solve the mystery

Start: Dec 08, 2017 06:00 PM

Location: Room 612, UCL Institute of Archaeology

Unlocking Maya Hieroglyphs and how the English helped solve the mystery

Bruce Love (Former President, Mayas for Ancient Mayan & Curator, Contributions to Mesoamerican Studies) will give a special lecture at the Institute on 8 December.

Bruce received his PhD in in Anthropology from UCLA and has 40 years of field experience among the Maya of Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala. He works as an independent researcher, active in many fields including Classic Period epigraphy, Post-classic codices, Colonial Period manuscripts, and contemporary ethnography.

His talk is entitled 'Unlocking Maya Hieroglyphs and how the English helped solve the mystery' and all are welcome to attend. The talk will be followed by a reception.

Any enquiries about the event may be directed to Elizabeth Graham.