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Maya narrative arts




Bassie-Sweet, Karen, author
Hopkins, Nicholas A., author
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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A comprehensive and innovative analysis of the principles of Classic Maya narrative arts and applying those principles to major Palenque monuments. Demonstrating recent methodological shifts in the examination of art and inscriptions away from technical issues and toward the poetics and narratives of texts including relationships between images.--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.


Mayas -- Antiquities
Mexico -- Antiquities
Palenque (Chiapas, Mexico) -- Antiquities
Narrative art -- Mexico
Monuments -- Mexico -- Palenque (Chiapas)
Inscriptions, Mayan


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