AIA/LIS Lecture Series: To Write or Knot? -- Reading the Incan Quipu

The Archaeological Institute of America/Long Island Society (AIA/LIS) Lecture Series presents "To Write or Knot? -- Reading the Incan Quipu." Learn how the Incas, who did not have a writing system, did record information in the knotted cords of the Quipu.
      Dr. Gary Urton, Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Pre-Columbian Studies
      Department of Anthropology
      Harvard University
Admission unless otherwise noted:
$5 general public
$3 PEIR member
Free AIA/LIS member
Free faculty/staff/matriculated student with current HofstraCard
Sponsored by Naomi and Jesse Taub
For information, please contact Jesse Taub, vice president for activities, AIA/LIS, at 631-420-1564.
The Archaeological Institute of America is dedicated to the protection of the world’s cultural heritage through the encouragement and support of archaeological research and publication. A nonprofit cultural and educational organization, the AIA is the oldest and largest archaeological institution in the United States. AIA/LIS monthly lectures offer members and the public an opportunity to learn the latest developments from archaeologists and related professionals who are developing this knowledge.

Sunday, December 16, 2012



Breslin Hall
Breslin Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549


Jesse Taub
Phone: 631-420-1564

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