Curriculum Vitae

My current CV can be read herephoto (5)

Recent Updates:

January, 2018: My article, “Ancient Monetization: the Case of Classic Maya Textiles” is now available online from the Journal of Anthropological Archaeology. Print version comes out in March of 2018. Read it here.

August, 2017: I’ve taken a faculty position at BHSEC Newark, part of the Bard Early College Network.

My book Patron Gods and Patron Lords is available in print. Order it here.

My volume Political Strategies in Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica, edited together with Sarah Kurnick, is now in print (2016). Order it on Amazon!

Below I have posted some of my work:

La Florida, Guatemala:

New Research at La Florida (Mexicon) (2016)

La Florida: a Classic Maya River Port (2015)

La Florida/Namaan (2014)

National Geographic Explorer’s Journal Blog Post  (2014)

Check out the “Projects” page for more.

 Classic Maya patron deities:

Read my Signs and Society article “Metapragmatics in Archaeological Analysis: Interpreting Classic Maya Patron Deity Veneration” here: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/677879

Conference papers:

Patron Deities in Yucatan (2013)

Linguistic and Material Aspects of Patron Deity Veneration (2013)

Dioses Patrones de la Corona (2012)

Community Gods and Community Conflicts (2012)

Classic Maya Deity Categories (2011)

Co-authored conference papers on La Corona archaeology and epigraphy:

Un Esquema de la Historia y Epigrafia de La Corona

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