The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology’s exhibit Maya.2012: Lords of Time is featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education: Learn more about this exhibit and other exhibits on the Penn Museum website.
In this guest post Ann Kaupp, at the Smithsonian Institute, shares with you an interesting tale of the filming of a 1931 University of Pennsylvania anthropological expedition – Matto Grosso. The Human Studies Film Archives joined the University of Pennsylvania Museum in returning to the São Lourenço Bororo people in the Brazilian village of Tadarimana … Continue reading Matto Groso and the Hoax
As the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum) begins its 125th anniversary, it launches the Penn Museum online Collections Database via http://www.penn.museum. According to Penn News, It’s a place were scholars can go to get preliminary information on a particular artifact or set of artifacts, teachers and school children can explore … Continue reading Launch of Online Archaeology and Anthropology Collections Database