Yale Nahuatl Meeting Schedule (tentative)

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Northeastern Group of Nahuatl Scholars

Dedicated to Alfred W. Crosby, Historian of the World

Yale 2017

Tentative Schedule - Subject to change

Meeting room:

Luce 203

34 Hillhouse Ave.

New Haven, CT 06511

 

 

Friday, May 11

 

12:00 – 12:30           Registration

 

12:30 -1:00

 

Joe Campbell, “Progress report on the Molina Dictionary and Florentine Codex database”

 

1:00 – 2:00

 

Loic Vauzelle, “In huitzilin in papalotl: A Reconstruction of the Nahua Conception of the God Huitzilopochtli Through the Analysis of His Costume”

 

Christopher Valesey – “Mid-16c Nahuas' ongoing perception of a porous human-animal boundary”

 

2:00 - 2:15 Break

 

2:15 – 3:45

 

Jerome Offner, "Tlalamatl Cuaxicala: Be careful what you call things."

 

Katarzyna Mikulska, “The deity as a mosaic. Images of the gods in the Borgia codices”

 

Heréndira Tellez, “El manual del cristianismo de Sahagún”

 

3:45- 4:00 Break

 

4:00 – 5:00

 

Mark Christensen, “Favorite end-of-the-world texts”

 

 

 

 

Saturday, May 12

 

8:30 – 9:00 Breakfast

 

9:00 – 10:00

 

Louise Burkhart, The “’Sentencia de Pilato’ in Nahuatl Passion Plays”

 

Ben Leeming, “Mictlantlahtolli: a Nahuatl-Christian Lamentation”

 

10:00 – 10:15 Break

 

10:15 – 11:15

 

Verónica Pacheco, “Gregorian Chant, Mountains, and Rivers: Contesting and Negotiating Music in the Colonial Huasteca”

 

Justyna Olko, " A system at risk? Animacy and noun pluralization in colonial and modern Nahuatl”

 

11:15 – 11:30 Break

 

11:30 – 12:15

 

John F. Schwaller, “Tricky words from the Albany Nahuatl Seminar”

 

12:15 – 1:00 Lunch

 

1:00 – 2:00

 

David Tavarez, “A rethinking of the correlation between the Nahua and European time counts through Chimalpahin and the Histoire mexicaine (BnF 40)”

 

Joe Campbell, “Hard Words from the Molina Dictionary Project”

 

2:00 – 2:15 Break

 

2:15 – 3:15

John Sullivan, “Five centuries of continuity and change in Nahuatl syntax”

 

Angieszka Brylak, “The crazy and the wretched, or what lies behind the Nahuatl term tlahueliloc

 

3:15 – 3:30 Break

 

3:30 – 4:30

Gordon Whittaker – Nahuatl glyph seminar

 

4:30 – 5:15

 

Ben Leeming – Document session

 

6:30 Dinner

 

Sunday, May 13

 

8:30 – 9:00 Breakfast

 

9:00 – 10:30

 

Abelardo de la Cruz, “Catequistas y rezanderos: un campeca en la religión nahua contemporánea”

 

Eduardo de la Cruz, “Los Nahuas: El maiz sigue siendo nuestro cuerpo, un pasaje de ayer y hoy”

 

Mitsuya Sasaki, “Cityless air makes free: Characteristics of free variation in Modern Nahuatl"

 

10:30 – 10:45 Break

 

10:45 – 11:30

 

Warsaw Nahuatl Seminar, Document Analysis