Mexica

The Spectacular Empire – a future imagined by GAIKA

What happens when authority is destroyed? When a city falls and is taken over? This is an explosive history of the future<p>TextGAIKA<p>28September 2017<p><i>The following represents a history as real as any I have yet experienced and the recording of history is an inherently powerful act. There is no morality</i> …

Jeremy Corbyn

10 Surprising Facts You Didn’t Know About the Aztecs

They had never seen horses before the Spanish arrived<p>Before the arrival of the Spanish, horses had never been seen in the New World and the sight of …

Aztecs

Aztec wolf sacrificed yields golden trove in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY: A sacrificial wolf, elaborately adorned with some of the finest Aztec gold ever found and buried more than five centuries ago, has come …

Archaeology

aztec natives liberation of mexicans as natives to america

Aztec Natives liberation of Mexicans as natives to America. Education about Aztecs, Mexica, Hispanic, Latino, Latina, Chicano, Chicana, Mestizo, …

Aztecs

Did the Aztecs Simply Disappear? Surviving Biombo Paintings Tell Another Story

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art recently hosted an event featuring art historian Barbara E. Mundy entitled, “The Death of Aztec Tenochtitlan, …

Corpus Christi

We May Never Truly Fathom Other Cultures - Facts So Romantic

If they’re honest and humble enough, people who study societies that existed in the Americas before the arrival of Europeans will admit that they …

Aztecs

Prayers' "Mexica" Video is a Fierce Anti-Colonial Manifesto

Prayers have been one of the rarer cultural products to come out of the U.S.-Mexico border. Nothing about their background or visual aesthetic …

Aztecs

Review: Mexica

Quinns and Matt want you to come on holiday with them! Come along to the ancient city of Tenochtitlan. Don’t worry, it’ll be demolished again once …

Board Games

Mexican Boozy Hot Chocolate for Two

In a saucepan, whisk together cocoa powder, sugar, salt, cayenne powder, cinnamon and 1/4 cup of milk until they are well combined.<p>Add remaining milk …

Chocolate

López: New Spain and New England

The story of the European invasion of America beginning in the late 15th century involves two main groups of conquerors – the Spanish and the English.<p>…

Native Americans

How I Learned a Language With Few Native Speakers

Have you ever had the crazy idea of studying a minor language or an endangered language?<p>In 2014 I decided to study Nahuatl, an endangered language …

Language Learning

Giving birth was one big battle

‘The magnificent squatting image of the Mexica goddess of childbirth, naked, solitary in the ecstasy of total effort, does not represent a woman in …

Aztecs

Behind the Mask: 10 Pieces of Ceremonial Headgear From Across Art History

To learn more about the rich history of traditional masks, we've excerpted 10 examples from Phaidon's 30,000 Years of Art.

Ancient History

New Game Round-up: Mexica Returns, Zombies Recess & King Ludwig Reveals Secrets

• New French publisher Super Meeple was established to reissue out-of-print masterpiece games, and for its first release in April 2015 it will …

Board Games