The Maya of Guatemala

Ethnic Studies / April 23, 2015 / No Comments /
A look at Dennis and Barbara Tedlocks’ books in order to create a living picture of both the ancient Maya and the contemporary Maya of Guatemala.

Dennis and Barbara Tedlock have dedicated a significant portion of their lives studying both the ancient Maya and the contemporary Maya of Guatemala. Each is an expert in their own right and each is able to shed light on the mysteries of the Maya people. They both draw their information from the field of archaeology, pre-Spanish chronicles, and contemporary beliefs. When looked at together, the Tedlock’s, books create a living picture of both the ancient Maya and the contemporary Maya of Guatemala.


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