Performing the Chicomexochitl Ceremony in Rural Nahua Communities of Mexico


Mar
21
2013

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  • Host Department: Romance Languages and Literatures
  • Date: 03/21/2013
  • Time: 4:00pm

  • Location: 2435 North Quad

  • Description:

    Eduardo de la Cruz Cruz is an instructor and researcher at the Zacatecas Institute for Teaching and Research in Ethnology (IDIEZ), at the Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas. A native Nahuatl speaker from Veracruz, Mexico, de la Cruz Cruz documents and studies the ceremonies and folklore of indigenous communities in Mexico. He is currently completing his master’s thesis on the economies of rural Mexican villages.

    For more information on this event, please email martinv@umich.edu.