LARC “Malintzin" – The Native Woman Who Assisted Cortes in the 16th Century Spanish Conquest of Mexico
Speaker: Dr. Geoffrey McCafferty, Professor of Anthropology and Archaeology, U of C
Dr. McCafferty specializes in the archaeology of Central America, as well as in issues of gender and social identity in ancient Mesoamerica. His research integrates archaeological evidence with ethnohistory and art history.
He is on the Executive Board of the Canadian Latin American Archaeology Society, and is past editor of the Cambridge University Press journal, Ancient Mesoamerica.
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