Nov 4

Indigenous Writing in Oaxaca, Mexico

November 4, 2011

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center and the Department of Anthropology

oin the UIC Latino Cultural Center and the Department of Anthropology in an interactive discussion with Sebastián (Bas) van Doesburg. He specializes in the study of indigenous 16th century pictographic texts as well as topographical surveys, which provide key insights into narratives of socio-political governance in native communities of Oaxaca, Mexico.

About Sebastián van Doesburg: He is a senior advisor to the Alfredo Harp Helú Foundation, and a member of the Mexican Committee of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) of UNESCO. He has taught at Leiden University, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, and at the Universidad Autónoma Benito Juárez de Oaxaca. He has published several articles and award-winning books on this subject.

If you require any accommodations please contact us at least three days before the event.

Poster: Indigenous Writing in Oaxaca, Mexico [PDF]

Admissions: Free

Location: 803 S. Morgan St. LCB2 Chicago, IL 60607



Mario Lucero

Date posted

May 15, 2018

Date updated

Jun 6, 2018