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Mesoamerica: from ancient Maya to magical realism lectures

When

Fridays, Saturdays, 10:30am to 12:30pm Friday 3 May to Saturday 1 June Except Friday 10 May and Saturday 11 May

Cost

Starting from: $20

Explore the wonders of pre-Columbian civilisations, from the mystique of the Teotihuacan pyramids to the enchanting tales of the Maya. Over four captivating lectures, Dr. Julian Droogan will unravel the archaeological marvels and artistic treasures that define these ancient societies.

Discover lost cities, unearthed artefacts, and the enduring influence of ancient cultures on today's world. Dr. Droogan, an expert in ancient religions and global politics, will illuminate the connections between the past and the present.

Enrich your understanding of Mesoamerican history and its impact on contemporary society. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to explore the intersection of art, archaeology, and culture at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Tickets are available for individual lectures or the full series.

The series runs on Fridays and is repeated on Saturdays, pick a day that suits you!

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