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ARTHIST 226 Ancient South and Central American Art (Fall 2016): Home

Introduction to the art and architecture of ancient Central and South America (Northern and Central Andes) with emphasis on Costa Rica and Peru. Art of various media in the Carlos Museum collection will be featured.


Stone, Rebecca. Art of the Andes : From Chavín to Inca. 3rd ed. World of Art. London: Thames & Hudson, 2012.

Cohen Suarez, Ananda, George, Jeremy James, and Ebooks Corporation. Handbook to Life in the Inca World. Facts on File Library of World History. New York: Facts On File, 2011 online

Evans, Evans, Susan Toby, and Webster, David L. Archaeology of Ancient Mexico and Central America : An Encyclopedia. New York: Garland Pub., 2001. REFERENCE F1218.6 .A73 2001

Hoxie, Frederick E., Encyclopedia of North American Indians. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996.  STACKS E76.2 .E53 1996 and online

Schobinger, Juan. The Ancient Americans : A Reference Guide to the Art, Culture, and History of Pre-Columbian North and South America. Armonk, N.Y.: Sharpe Reference, 2001.  STACKS E59 .P42 S3613 2001 V.1 and V. 2

Steele, Paul R., and Allen, Catherine J. Handbook of Inca Mythology. Handbooks of World Mythology. Santa Barbara, Calif.: ABC-CLIO, 2004. STACKS F3429 .S77 2004 


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