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Bassett, The Fate of Earthly Things

Bassett, The Fate of Earthly Things

Molly Bassett explains how the sacred infused Aztec daily life and talks sacred backpacks and manufactured deities.

This sophisticated, interdisciplinary study analyzes foundational concepts of deities and deity embodiments in Aztec religion to shed new light on the Aztec understanding of how spiritual beings take on form and agency in the material world.

This podcast was generously funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's Latin American and Caribbean Arts & Culture Publication Initiative.

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