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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Allen J. Christenson The Teabo Manuscript: Maya Christian Copybooks, Chilam Balams, and Native Text Production in Yucatan . By Mark Z. Christensen . ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2016 . xv + 321 pp., illustrations, maps, acknowledgments, conclusion, appendix, notes...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (3): 513–515.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Allen J. Christenson By Flora Simmons Clancy. (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2009. xi + 228 pp., preface, introduction, illustrations, bibliography, index. $45.00 cloth.) American Society for Ethnohistory 2010 Book Reviews Reconfigurations of Native North America...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (4): 561–562.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Walter E. Little The Burden of the Ancients: Maya Ceremonies of World Renewal from the Pre-Columbian Period to the Present . By Allen J. Christenson ( Austin : University of Texas Press , 2016 . x+363 pp., acknowledgments, introduction, bibliography, index. $29.95 softcover...
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Ethnohistory (2021) 68 (4): 493–518.
Published: 01 October 2021
... (modern K’iche’ orthography), Popol Vuh (colonial orthography), and Pop Wuj (an interpretation of a supposed scribal error). 2 They are printed in whole and as excerpts, as extensively researched scholarly editions (Mondloch and Carmack 2018 ; Christenson 2003 ), popular texts faithful...
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Ethnohistory (2013) 60 (4): 693–719.
Published: 01 October 2013
... mitos cosmogónicos mesoamericanos y la historia azteca . Estudios de Cultura Nahuatl 42 : 77 – 108 . Christenson Allen J. , ed., trans. 2003 Popol Vuh, the Sacred Book of the Maya: The Great Classic of Central American Spirituality, Translated from the Original Maya Text . Winchester...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (1): 29–46.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Fragmented Lineages.” TheatreForum , no. 39 : 13 – 23 . Butler Judith 1999 “Performativity's Social Magic.” In Bourdieu: A Critical Reader . Shushterman Richard , ed. Pp. 113 – 28 . Oxford : Blackwell . Christenson Allen J. 2001 Art and Society in a Highland Maya...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 445–468.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... 1992 A Method for Cross-Dating Almanacs with Tables in the Dresden Codex . In The Sky in Mayan Literature . Aveni Anthony F. , ed. Pp. 43 – 86 . New York : Oxford University Press . Christenson Allen J. 2003 Popol Vuh: The Sacred Book of the Maya . New York : O Books...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 689–719.
Published: 01 October 2019
..., as opposed to other types of stingless bees, which are identified as male. 15 This may signify a dichotomy similar to that seen among the Mam and Martín of the contemporary Tz’utujiil, who represent the contrast between the wet (Martín) and dry (Mam) seasons (Christenson 2001 ). 16 It has also...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 533–535.
Published: 01 July 2020
... fixed, and they in no way detract from a stellar offering from, as Allen Christenson conveys on his back-cover endorsement, “one of the great scholars of our time.” Carmack closes with some trenchant thoughts on indigenous legacy. “The fact that descendants of former Central American native peoples...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 721–744.
Published: 01 October 2019
... . Ciudad Real Antonio de (attributed). 2001 . Calepino Maya de Motul , edited by Acuña René . Mexico City : Plaza y Valdes . Christenson Allen . 2007 . Popol Vuh: The Sacred Book of the Maya . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press . Christenson Allen . 2008 . Popol Vuh...
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Ethnohistory (2022) 69 (1): 53–79.
Published: 01 January 2022
... by throwing himself on a blazing pyre and then, before he started moving to heaven, demanded that all the other gods die. In the K’iche’ version of the Popol Vuh, the gods went hiding in the mountains and ravines and turned to stone when the sun rose (Sahagún 1950–82 , 7:7–8; Christenson 2003 : 223–30...
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Ethnohistory (2016) 63 (3): 469–495.
Published: 01 July 2016
...: Mesoamerican Cosmogony and the Spanish Conquest of Guatemala .” Ethnohistory 60 , no. 4 : 693 – 719 . Christenson Allen J. 2003 Popol Vuh: Literal Poetic Version, Translation and Transcription . Vol. 2 . New York : O Books . Christenson Allen J. 2007 Popol Vuh: The Sacred...
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Ethnohistory (2015) 62 (3): 553–572.
Published: 01 July 2015
... Christian M. Sauchsse Frauche Teufel Stephanie Wagner Elisabeth , eds. Pp. 167 – 83 . Markt Schwaben, Germany : Verlag Anton Saurwein . Christenson Allen J. 2003 Popol Vuh: The Sacred Book of the Maya . Winchester, UK : O Books . Cuauhquechollan 2009 El Lienzo de...
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Ethnohistory (2010) 57 (4): 709–739.
Published: 01 October 2010
.... Burkhart, Louise M. 1989 The Slippery Earth: Nahua-Christian Moral Dialogue in Sixteenth-Century Mexico . Tucson: University of Arizona Press. 1992 Flowery Heaven: The Aesthetic of Paradise in Nahuatl Devotional Literature. Res: Anthropology and Aesthetics 21 : 89 –109. Christenson, Allen...
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Ethnohistory (2024) 71 (2): 271–291.
Published: 01 April 2024
... sympathy for the “Indian Cause” in the national context and would stop and chat with Ganienkeh people simply out of curiosity while out walking their dogs or visiting the community gates (Christenson 1974 ). Unfortunately, not all locals appreciated the presence of their new neighbors, and Ganienkeh...
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Ethnohistory (2018) 65 (2): 269–295.
Published: 01 April 2018
... famous manifestation of this theme appears in the K’iche’ Popol Wuj , in which the young Hero Twins cleverly navigate a series of challenges to defeat the powerful, yet dim-witted lords of the underworld (ibid.; see Christenson 2003 ). The Kaqchikel likewise recount how their ancestors overcame...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 533–536.
Published: 01 July 2011
... rock art functions were taken over by the more mobile ritual practice of “sand” or “dry” paintings utilized in ceremonies. Skipping to the second section, an equally worthy piece recounts how classics scholar Allen J. Christenson’s probe into a carved sixteenth-­century altarpiece from...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 536–539.
Published: 01 July 2011
... in ceremonies. Skipping to the second section, an equally worthy piece recounts how classics scholar Allen J. Christenson’s probe into a carved sixteenth-­century altarpiece from the Mayan umbilicus mundi town of Santiago Atitlán led him into the mysterious career of a revitalization prophet named...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 539–541.
Published: 01 July 2011
... rock art functions were taken over by the more mobile ritual practice of “sand” or “dry” paintings utilized in ceremonies. Skipping to the second section, an equally worthy piece recounts how classics scholar Allen J. Christenson’s probe into a carved sixteenth-­century altarpiece from...
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Ethnohistory (2011) 58 (3): 542–543.
Published: 01 July 2011
... rock art functions were taken over by the more mobile ritual practice of “sand” or “dry” paintings utilized in ceremonies. Skipping to the second section, an equally worthy piece recounts how classics scholar Allen J. Christenson’s probe into a carved sixteenth-­century altarpiece from...