TERCERA MESA REDONDA DE PALENQUE

(THIRD PALENQUE ROUND TABLE)

Proceedings of the
Tercera Mesa Redonda de Palenque
June 11-18, 1978, Palenque

A Conference on the Art, Hieroglyphics, and Historic
Approaches of the Late Classic Maya


Originally published in 1979 as Tercera Mesa Redonda de Palenque, edited by Merle Greene Robertson and Donnan Call Jeffers. Monterey, California: Pre-Columbian Art Research Center, Herald Printers.


CONTENTS

Palenque: The Archaeological City Today
By Augusto Molina Montes

Some Postclassic Questions About the Classic Maya
By Munro S. Edmonson

Thematic and Compositional Variation in Palenque-Region Incensarios
By Robert L. Rands, Ronald L. Bishop and Garman Harbottel

Capture and Sacrifice at Palenque
By Claude F. Baudez and Peter Mathews

Genealogical Documentation on the Tri-figure Panels at Palenque
By Linda Schele

Pathways into Darkness: The Search for the Road to Xibalbá
By Barbara MacLeod and Dennis E. Puleston

The Cauac Monster
By Dicey Taylor

Observations on Certain Visual Elements
In Late Classic Maya Sculpture
By Elizabeth Benson

Cresterías of Palenque
By Gillett G. Griffin