August 09, 2020 2:15 PMUptown Campus
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In collaboration with the Annual Tulane Maya Symposium, this workshop focuses on foods of the Maya. Participants will explore the foods of the Maya focusing on the role of food over time. Join us as we hear from Maya Master Teacher, Ellen Cohen, Anthropologist and researcher of chocolate, Professor Kathryn Sampeck and Kaqchikel language scholar from Guatemala, Ixnal Cuma Chávez who will discuss the importance of the tortilla and tamal in contemporary Maya traditions.
Provide a general introduction to the geography of the Maya
Introduce new perspectives to teaching the Maya through culinary traditions
Share hands-on lessons and activities that inspire learners to better understand ancient and contemporary Maya
Sponsored by Tulane University’s AfterCLASS, the Middle American Research Institute, the Stone Center for Latin American Studies, and S.S. NOLA.
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