Peru in Black and White and in Color

Guamán Poma de Ayala, Nueva corónica y buen gobierno (facsimile), Ayer 1300.5 .P4 P68 1936.
Guamán Poma de Ayala, Nueva corónica y buen gobierno (facsimile), Ayer 1300.5 .P4 P68 1936.
Center for American Indian Studies Programs
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Other Renaissance Programs
Friday, April 19, 2002 to Saturday, April 20, 2002

The Unique Texts and Images in the Colonial Andean Manuscripts of Martin de Murúa and Guaman Poma de Ayala

Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies and the Department of Art History at the University of Chicago, and the Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies and D'Arcy McNickle Center for American Indian History.

Friday, April 19

Opening Remarks

Juan Ossio, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Tom Cummins, University of Chicago (now at Harvard University)
Mary Wyly, The Newberry Library

Session I: New looks at The Manuscripts of Martin de Murúa and Guaman Poma

Color and lnka Garments: An Investigation of the Colorants in the Martin de Murúa Historia General del Pirv [sic], in the J. Paul Getty Museum, MS. 83MP159

Elena Phipps, Metropolitan Museum of Art; Nancy Turner, The Getty Institute

Some Codicological Issues Concerning the Manuscripts of Guaman Poma and Martin de Murúa

Ivan Boserup, The Royal Danish Library

Of lnkas, Viceroys, and Watermarks: The Making of the Nueva corónica y buen gobierno

Rolena Adorno, Yale University

Session II: Interpretations of the Text and Images in Nueva corónica y buen gobierno

Towards a Geography of Guaman Poma

Monica Barnes, Independent Scholar

Las curiasas “criallas” de Guaman Poma de Ayala: Relaciones y reflexiones

Raquel Chang-Rodriquez, The Graduate Center, CUNY (not present; paper read by Tom Cummins)

Guaman Poma and the Classical Language of Architecture

Valerie Fraser, University of Essex

Saturday, April 20

Session III: The Languages of Nueva corónica y buen gobierno

Lateralidad: Propuesta de Valoración de los Dibujos de Guaman Poma

Carlos Gonzalez Vargas, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Chile

Why it is not a just matter of “information”: The pragmatics of Guaman Poma and Martin de Murúa

Bruce Mannheim, University of Michigan (not present; paper read by Tom Cummins)

Murúa's 1590's Manuscript as a Mirror of the First Steps of Guaman Poma's Nueva corónica

José Bunsen Cardenas, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú and Yale University

The Royal Library's Digital Facsimile of the Nueva corónica and the Guaman Poma Website

Rolena Adorno, Yale University and Ivan Boserup, The Royal Danish Library

Session IV: Three Manuscripts in Comparison

La originalidad de Guaman Poma y Murúa en cuanto a sus datos sabre los Incas/Guaman Poma and Murúa’s Originality Concerning Evidence about the Incas

Tom Zuidema, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, emeritus

The Intervisual Connections and Transformations in the Manuscripts of Martin de Murúa and Guaman Poma de Ayala

Tom Cummins, University of Chicago (now at Harvard University)

Guaman Poma and Martin de Murúa's Attitudes toward Andean Oral Tradition, European Historiography, and Art

Juan Ossio, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Péru

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