JEREMY A. SABLOFF, University of Pennsylvania

Jeremy Sabloff is Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Emeritus, and former director of the University of Pennsylvania Museum (1994-2004). An archaeologist, he recently retired as president of the Santa Fe Institute, where he continues as a member of the external faculty. He has written or edited 21 books and monographs on ancient Maya civilization, the rise of complex societies and cities, the history of archaeology, and the relevance of archaeology in the modern world. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Philosophical Society, as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the Society of Antiquaries (London). The Society for American Archaeology honored him with its Lifetime Achievement Award, and he is a recipient of the University of Pennsylvania Museum’s Lucy Wharton Drexel Medal.


Mon-Tue, Sept. 26-27
    Truman State U., Kirksville, MO

Thur-Fri, Sept. 29-30
    Hendrix C., Conway, AK

Thur-Fri, Oct. 6-7
    Washington State U., Pullman

Mon-Tue, March 27-28
    U. of Virginia, Charlottesville

Thur-Fri, March 30-31
    Centre C., Danville, KY

Mon-Tue, April 17-18
    Carleton C., Northfield, MN

Thur-Fri, April 20-21
    U. of Maine, Orono


Beyond Ancient Maya Temples, Palaces, and Tombs:  How Maya Archaeologists Discovered the 99% Through the Study of Pre-Columbian Settlement Patterns

Archaeology Matters:  The Relevance of Archaeology in the Modern World

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