CENTRAL HIGHLANDS

CANTONA

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Wikipedia; Cantona

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cantona_(Mesoamerican_site)

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‘Conclusive’ evidence of human sacrifice found in Mexico

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/centralamericaandthecaribbean/mexico/9242485/Conclusive-evidence-of-human-sacrifice-found-in-Mexico.html

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Climate Change and the Rise and Fall of a Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican City

http://popular-archaeology.com/issue/june-2013/article/climate-change-and-the-rise-and-fall-of-a-pre-columbian-mesoamerican-city

 

CACAXTLA

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Wikipedia; Cacaxtla

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cacaxtla

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The Cacaxtla Murals

http://www.mesoweb.com/pari/publications/RT06/Robertson1985-OCR.pdf

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Latin American Studies; The Cacaxtla Murals

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/cacaxtla.htm

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Eclecticism at Cacaxtla

http://www.mesoweb.org/resources/Cacaxtla/index.html

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Mural Painting in Cacaxtla and Teotihuacán Cosmopolitism

http://www.mesoweb.org/resources/Cacaxtla/index.html

 

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Mexican murals reveal art’s power

http://www.uchicago.edu/features/mexican_murals_reveal_arts_power/

“About Time: Problems of narrative in the Battle Mural at Cacaxtla.” RES: Anthropology and Aesthetics 59/60 (2011):74-92.

http://www.academia.edu/4233253/_About_Time_Problems_of_narrative_in_the_Battle_Mural_at_Cacaxtla._RES_Anthropology_and_Aesthetics_59_60_2011_74-92

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Claudia Brittenham and Debra Nagao. “Cacaxtla Figural Ceramics.” Anales del Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas, XXXVI, no. 104 (Spring 2014):55-96.

http://www.academia.edu/8641143/Claudia_Brittenham_and_Debra_Nagao._Cacaxtla_Figural_Ceramics._Anales_del_Instituto_de_Investigaciones_Estéticas_XXXVI_no._104_Spring_2014_55-96

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John Carlson; Venus-regulated Warfare and Ritual Sacrifice in Mesoamerica: Teotihuacan and the Cacaxtla “Star Wars” Connection

http://www.academia.edu/6348763/Venus-regulated_Warfare_and_Ritual_Sacrifice_in_Mesoamerica_Teotihuacan_and_the_Cacaxtla_Star_Wars_Connection

The Conquered Women of Cacaxtla; Gender identity or Gender Ideology

http://antharky.ucalgary.ca/mccafferty/sites/antharky.ucalgary.ca.mccafferty/files/u1/ConqueredWomenCacaxtla_94.pdf

 

XOCHITECATL

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Wikipedia; Xochitecatal

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xochitecatl

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Kenneth G. Hirth; Obsidian Craft Production at Cacaxtla-Xochitécatl, Tlaxcala

http://www.famsi.org/reports/03062/

 

New Discoveries at the Xochitecatl site in Tlaxcala

https://www.heritagedaily.com/2021/09/archaeologists-discover-ceremonial-offerings-and-a-staircase-to-the-spiral-pyramidal-monument-at-xochitecatl/141388?fbclid=IwAR3vTv5O9Xr7W-u_8E4yCSfkLqq6_ADkSyH1vN5YkiiRJqFOD-bCouz7E9s

 

XOCHICALCO

 

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Prehispanic Roadway Explored by Archaeologists in Xoxhicalco

http://artdaily.com/section/news/index.asp?int_sec=2&int_new=41110&b=Xochicalco#.VcuUo3hkjR5

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The Stela of Xochiccalco and Quetzalcoatl; Manuel Aguilar

http://web.calstatela.edu/faculty/maguila2/Publications/19_mexicon_2002.pdf

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Bradford Andrews; Stone Tools and the Elite Political Economy at Epiclassic (A.D. 650-900) Xochicalco

http://www.famsi.org/reports/01029/index.html

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Justin Kerr’s Xochicalco Photo Portfolio

http://research.mayavase.com/portfolio_hires.php?search=xochicalco&date_added=&image=1488L&display=8&rowstart=8

 

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Latin American Studies; Xochicalco

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/xochicalco.htm

Transportation Architecture at Xochicalco; Kenneth Hirth

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/xochicalco/Xochicalco-transportation.pdf

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Xochicalco; Urban Growth and State Formation in Central Mexico; Kenneth Hirth

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/xochicalco/Xochicalco.pdf

Michael Smith; Post-Classic Developments at Xochicalco

http://www.public.asu.edu/~mesmith9/1-CompleteSet/MES-00-PostclassicXochicalco.pdf

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Xochicalco; A Brief History

http://uncoveredhistory.com/mexico/xochicalco/xochicalco-history/

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Xochicalco; Central Plaza

http://uncoveredhistory.com/mexico/xochicalco/xochicalco-central-plaza/

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Xochicalco; Pyramid of the Plumed Serpents

http://uncoveredhistory.com/mexico/xochicalco/xochicalco-pyramid-of-the-feathered-serpent/

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Xochicalco; Temple of the Stela

http://uncoveredhistory.com/mexico/xochicalco/xochicalco-temple-of-the-stelae/

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Xochicalco; The East Complex and Ballcourt

http://uncoveredhistory.com/mexico/xochicalco/xochicalco-eastern-complex/

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Xochicalco; Plaza of the Two Glyphs

http://uncoveredhistory.com/mexico/xochicalco/xochicalco-eastern-complex/

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Xochicalco; Ball Courts

http://uncoveredhistory.com/mexico/xochicalco/xochicalco-ballcourts/

CHOLULA

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Wikipedia; Cholula

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholula_(Mesoamerican_site)

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Wikipedia; Great Pyramid of Cholula

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Pyramid_of_Cholula

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The Ceramics and Chronology of Cholula, Mexico

http://www.academia.edu/210172/The_Ceramics_and_Chronology_of_Cholula_Mexico

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Patricia Plunket and Gabriela Uruñuela; Dating Cholula, México

http://www.famsi.org/reports/02042/section03.htm

 

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Latin American Studies; Cholula

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/cholula.htm

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The Painted Murals of Cholula; A Contextual Perspective

http://antharky.ucalgary.ca/mccafferty/sites/antharky.ucalgary.ca.mccafferty/files/u1/CholulaMurals_2006.pdf

 

Huastecs

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Wikipedia; Huastecs

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huastec_people

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Mexican archaeologists find what may possibly be a pre-hispanic dock in Veracruz

http://artdaily.com/index.asp?int_sec=11&int_new=61788#.Vcown3hkjR7

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Wikipedia; Castillo de Teayo

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castillo_de_Teayo_(Mesoamerican_site)

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Wikipedia; Balcon de Montezuma

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balcón_de_Montezuma

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Wikipedia; Las Flores

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Las_Flores_(archaeological_site)

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Wikipedia; Mesa de Cacahuatenco

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mesa_de_Cacahuatenco

Justin Kerr’s Huastec Portfoilo

http://research.mayavase.com/portfolio_thumbs.php?search=*Huastec*

Mexican Farmers Find Large Female Statue in Citrus Grove

https://phys.org/news/2021-01-mexican-farmers-rare-female-statue.html

https://www.livescience.com/statue-woman-headdress-mexico.html

TOTONACS

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Latin America Studies Quiahuixtlan

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/quiahuixtlan.htm

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Latin American Studies; Totonacs

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/totonacs.htm

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Wikipedia; Cempoala

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cempoala

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A New Interpretation of the Stone Rings of Zempoala

http://www.dartmouth.edu/~izapa/zempoala.html

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Wikipedia; Totonacs

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Totonac_people

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Wikipedia; Cuyuxquihui

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cuyuxquihui

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Ornate Totonac Yoke Uncovered in Veracruz

http://www.inah.gob.mx/es/boletines/7341-hallan-yugo-totonaco-durante-salvamento-arqueologico-realizado-en-tamaulipas-y-veracruz


VERACRUZ CULTURE

Wikipedia; Classic Veracruz Culture

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classic_Veracruz_culture

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Classic Veracruz Grotesques and Sacrificial Iconography

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/totonac/classic-veracruz.pdf

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The Significance of the Skeletal God, Maize God and Ball Game in Classic Veracruz Art

http://www.academia.edu/2766116/The_Significance_of_the_Skeletal_God_Maize_God_and_Ball_Game_in_Classic_Veracruz_Art

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THE KERR COLLECTIONS; The Hero Twins in Veracruz; Linda Schildkraut

http://www.famsi.org/research/kerr/articles/hero_twins/

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John L. Machado, Jr; Veracruz Mural Traditions: Las Higueras, México

http://www.ancientamericas.org/sites/default/files/00035Machado01.pdf

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Mike Ruggeri’s Mesoamerican Gulf Coast Art Portfolio

Mike Ruggeri’s Mesoamerican Gulf Coast Art Portfolio
http://goo.gl/YEHEK

VERACRUZ CULTURE SITES

LA JOYA

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Annick J.E. Daneels; Monumental Earthen Architecture at La Joya, Veracruz, México

http://www.famsi.org/reports/07021/index.html#resumen

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Wikipedia; La Joya

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Joya_(archaeological_site)

EL TAJIN

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Wikipedia; El Tajin

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Taj%C3%ADn

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The Life Style of El Tajin

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/tajin/el-tajin.pdf

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Bas-Relief of a Sacred Character Discovered by Mexican Archaeologists at El Tajin

http://artdaily.com/index.asp?int_sec=2&int_new=45014#.VcpZ4XhkjR5

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Mexico uncovers ancient pelota courts at Tajin site

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-21914135

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Latin American Studies; El Tajin

http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/tajin.htm

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New Discoveries at El Tajin

http://vma.uoregon.edu/Mexicon/XII5Reasfeld.pdf


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Audiences and Deities at El Tajín

http://www.academia.edu/216719/Audiences_and_Deities_at_El_Taj%C3%ADn

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Investiture and Violence at El Tajín and Cacaxtla

http://www.academia.edu/216896/Investiture_and_Violence_at_El_Taj%C3%ADn_and_Cacaxtla

ISLA AGALTEPEC

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Philip J. Arnold III; Isla Agaltepec: Postclassic Occupation in the Tuxtla Mountains, Veracruz

http://www.famsi.org/reports/00046/index.html

EL PICAYO

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Wesley D. Stoner; Tepango Valley Archaeological Survey: Tuxtla Mountains,
Southern Veracruz, México

http://www.famsi.org/reports/07049/07049Stoner01.pdf

TAMTOC

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The Calendar Stone at Tamtoc and

Spatially Related Symbols of Hegemonic Power in the City
Michael A. McAdams, Co-editor, Urbana: Urban Affairs and Public Policy

http://www.urbanauapp.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/monolith.pdf

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Tamtoc

http://www.revistascisan.unam.mx/Voices/pdfs/7717.pdf

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Human Skeletons and Vessels Dating from 900 to 1521 AD Located at Tamtoc, San Luis Potosi

http://artdaily.com/news/44132/Human-Skeletons-and-Vessels-Dating-from-900-to-1521-AD-Located-at-Tamtoc–San-Luis-Potosi#.VcjqrHhkjR4

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Laura Solar Valverde; Epi-Classic Cultural Dynamics in the Mezquital Valley

http://www.famsi.org/reports/00074/