Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

José Carlos de la Puente – Calendars in Knots and Cords: New Evidence on How Khipus Captured Time in the Andes

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

McKinney Conference Room

José Carlos de la Puente is an Associate Professor at Texas State University. He works on colonial Latin America, especially indigenous political and legal cultures and state building in the Andes. Andean Cosmopolitans: Seeking Justice and Reward at the Spanish Royal Court, his current book project, is the first in-depth study about the transatlantic journeys of native Andeans to the Habsburg royal court.

Part of CLACS' Andean Project Lecture Series

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Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies