Davíd Carrasco

Davíd Carrasco is the Neil Rudenstine Professor for the Study of Latin America at Harvard University. He is the author or editor of many books and the editor in chief of the award-winning three-volume Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures. Carrasco received the Mexican Order of the Aztec Eagle and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
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The Myth of Quetzalcoatl

Religion, Rulership, and History in the Nahua World

University Press of Colorado
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Waiting for the Dawn

Mircea Eliade in Perspective

University Press of Colorado
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Quetzalcoatl and the Irony of Empire

Myths and Prophecies in the Aztec Tradition, Revised Edition

University Press of Colorado
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The Future is Mestizo

Life Where Culture Meet, Revised Edition

By Virgilio Elizondo; Foreword by Sandra Cisneros; Introduction by Davíd Carrasco
University Press of Colorado

Twelve years after it was first published, The Future is Mestizo is now updated and revised with a new foreword, introduction, and epilogue. This book speaks to the largest demographic change in twentieth-century United States history-the Latinization of music, religion, and culture.

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Aztec Ceremonial Landscapes

Edited by Davíd Carrasco; Foreword by William L. Fash
University Press of Colorado

A result of four years of cooperative research between the University of Colorado and the Templo Mayor Project of Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History, Aztec Ceremonial Landscapes (formerly available as To Change Place) offers new interpretive models from the fields of archaeoastronomy, history of religion, anthropology, art history, and archaeology.

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Mesoamerica's Classic Heritage

From Teotihuacan to the Aztecs

University Press of Colorado

or more than a millennium the great Mesoamerican city of Teotihuacan (c. 150 B.C.E. - 750 C.E.) has been imagined and reimagined by a host of subsequent cultures, including our own. Mesoamerica's Classic Heritage engages the subject of the unity and diversity of pre-Hispanic Mesoamerica by focusing on the classic heritage of this ancient city.

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Alambrista and the U.S.-Mexico Border

Film, Music, and Stories of Undocumented Immigrants

University of New Mexico Press
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Say the Name

A Survivor's Tale in Prose and Poetry

University of New Mexico Press
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The War for the Heart and Soul of a Highland Maya Town

Revised Edition

University of Texas Press

This classic study of cultural continuity and change in an indigenous Guatemalan community is now updated to reveal how the forces of globalization are shredding the very fabric of communal and religious life.

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Imagining Histories of Colonial Latin America

Synoptic Methods and Practices

University of New Mexico Press

Imagining Histories of Colonial Latin America teaches imaginative and distinctive approaches to the practice of history through a series of essays on colonial Latin America.

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Breaking Through Mexico's Past

Digging the Aztecs with Eduardo Matos Moctezuma

University of New Mexico Press
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