G&A archaeologist co-organizes symposium exploring "Sacred Sovereigns"

On October 13-14, an international group of archaeologists, art historians, and curators will convene to explore "Sacred Sovereigns: Art, Divinity & Rulership in the Ancient Americas" as a part of a symposium organized by George F. Lau and David Chicoine (G&A Professor of Anthropology), and sponsored by the AHRC, the Sainsbury Research Unit, and the University of East Anglia.

The event will be held in person at the Julian Study Centre Lecture Theatre and the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts on UEA's Campus in Norwich, UK. Core themes to be explored include: Polity & integration; Alterity & transcendence; Art, materiality & reception.

For any questions, please contact Lesley Snell by emailing lesley.snell@uea.ac.uk.