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Felicia Rhapsody Lopez

Education:

B.A., Rhetoric, University of California, Berkeley; M.A., Chicana/o Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D., Chicana/o Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara

Dissertation:

Mayahuel and Tlahuizcalpanteuctli in the Nahua Codices: Indigenous Readings of Nahuatl Pictorial and Alphabetic Texts

Thesis Advisor:

Gerardo Aldana, Professor of Chicana/o Studies and Anthropology, University of California, Santa Barbara

Research Topic:

Development of practical guides for reading glyphic Nahuatl (Aztec) texts. These will include shorter guide books for workshops and beginners’ classes, and a longer, more comprehensive manuscript.

Mentor:

Inés Hernández-Ávila, Professor of Native American Studies, University of California, Davis

Current Position:

President’s Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Native American Studies, University of California, Davis

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