Human Sacrifice in Ancient Peru: New Discoveries, New Questions
- Thursday, October 11, 2018 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm
- Howard Hall, 108 - view map
A talk by Tulane University anthropologist John Verano, who has recently discovered in Peru what is considered to be the largest Inca human sacrifice site. Dr. Verano worked together with indigeneous archeologists in Peru. Their discovery was largely advertised on National Geographic, NPR and other media. https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2018/04/mass-child-human-animal-sacrifice-peru-chimu-science/
The lecture will be followed by Q&A.
- Department of Sociology & Anthropology