Tedlock, Barbara and Dennis

Tedlock, Barbara and Dennis – Barbara Tedlock is professor of anthropology at the State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo, a researcher among Guatemalan Maya, and the author of articles and books about shamans, especially women shamans. Dennis Tedlock is professor of English and anthropology at SUNY Buffalo and a linguist, poet, and translator of Mayan literature (the Popol Vuh [1996] and Rabinal Achi [2003]). The Tedlocks have both trained and been initiated by Mayan shamans and written reflexively about that process and its implications.


Historical Dictionary of Shamanism by Graham Harvey and Robert J. Wallis 2007


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