This seminar will showcase research done in the collections of Emory's Carlos Museum, primarily those of the Americas. The Carlos Museum's collection of art of the ancient Americas is substantial, with all three principal cultural centers of the Americas represented (Mesoamerica, Central America, and the Andes) .
By the final project, students will build an argument with an original thesis, based on the various types of evidence amassed over the term on their focus object.
Oxford Art Online (incl. Grove Art)
Oxford Art Online includes Grove Art Online (an encyclopedia of over 40,000 articles covering art, artists, and all forms of the visual arts: painting, sculpture, architecture, graphic and decorative arts, and photography).
REF F1218.6 .A73 2001
Archaeology of ancient Mexico and Central America : an encyclopedia / Susan Toby Evans, David L. Webster, editors. New York : Garland Pub., 2001
REF F1218.6 .O95 2001 V.1-3
The Oxford encyclopedia of Mesoamerican cultures : the civilizations of Mexico and Central America
REF F1219 .B932 1996
Encyclopedia of ancient Mesoamerica