Professor William Saturno is the CAS Faculty Spotlight on the March 20, 2013 CAS News. He Who Controls the Past—with Bill Saturno In this new student-produced video, Assistant Professor of Archaeology William Saturno discusses how Maya leaders used their culture’s intricate understanding of time to solidify their hold on power. Watch the video
The Writing on the Wall by Courtney Humphries In a former Maya city in the Guatemalan rain forest, a team of BU researchers discovered a buried room whose walls hold paintings and hieroglyphs dating from the ninth century. The writing includes complex numerical calculations for the Maya calendar. It was the first time such paintings […]
Franco Rossi and Aviva Cormier find fragment of a human skull at the Professor William Saturno site in Xultún, Guatemala. Click here for the BU Today article dated 08/09/2012.