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A Wrinkle in Time: Newly discovered Maya writings

Photo of Dr. David Stuart with Maya iconography in background

Newly discovered Maya writing challenges archeologists' theories about Mesoamerican history. Read David Stuar's interview about the discovery of the San Bartolo Murals and the impact on the field of Maya archeology and epigraphy.

Interview: George & David Stuart by National Geographic

A great interview with Dr. George Stuart and Dr. David Stuart, father and son archeologists, who discuss their shared passion for exploring ancient Mesoamerica.

Two MacArthur fellows, one signature class

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Great interview of David Stuart and Nora England, UT Professors and MacArthur fellow who teach the undergraduate signature class "The Maya: Classical, Colonial and Contemporary"

Palenque and the Ancient Maya World by National Geographic

Archaeologists George and David Stuart offer keen insights into the art and culture of the Mayan. National Geographic Live video of father and son, who dedicate their lives to the field of Maya studies.

Maya Deciphrement Blog post

Tonina sculpture

Read Dr. David Stuart's post on the newly found sculptures in Tonina, Chiapas

2 Sculptures found in Tonina archeological site, Chiapas, Mexico

Tonina sculpture

Read the Associated Press article featuring Dr. David Stuart's comments on the newly found sculptures at Tonina archeological site in Chiapas, Mexico.

Apocalypse later

Image of cover book The Order of Days

Dr. David Stuart is feature on The Boston Globe. Dr. Stuart demystifies the 2012 phenomenon in a very interesting Q&A.

Extensive documentation of Maya architectural sites

Currently on exhibition at the Battle Hall Reading Room of the Architecture & Planning Library are some of the amazing drawings from the George and Geraldine Andrews collection.

UT Fine Arts Library: What's old is New

Hidden in plain sight for all of Austin to see is an engaging collection of pre-Columbian pottery. A true treausure in campus!

Murals of San Bartolo 2

San Bartolo Mural

 West Wall, Murals of San Bartolo
West Wall, Murals of San Bartolo

The Murals of San Bartolo, El Petén, Guatemala
Part 2: The West Wall 
by Karl A. Taube, William A. Saturno, David Stuart and Heather Hurst