Peru: Ancient & Modern
4 PM Panel Discussion in the Lecture Hall
5:30 PM Reception
The Nasher Museum will host a discussion about life, death and art in ancient Peru, alongside the student-curated Incubator exhibition "Cultures of the Sea: Art of the Ancient Americas." Archaeologist Gabriel Prieto will talk about excavating child sacrifies for the National Geographic Society, and UNC-Chapel Hill Professor Brian Billman will discuss the complex irrigation systems of the Moche civilization. Followed by a reception. The event will be moderated by Ranjana Khanna, Director of the Franklin Humanities Institute. Co-sponsored by the Franklin Humanities Institute.