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Lizzie Wade

Mexico City
Freelance Writer — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, Slate

Science journalist covering archaeology, anthropology, and Latin America for @NewsfromScience. Other words in @WIRED, @aeonmag, and more. Eccentric enough.

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@lizzie_wade — 2,569 followers, 70 tweets

This is a good point; 20th century Mexican nationalism also hugely influenced how the world thinks about the Aztecs today. History is never served by being flattened into an official narrative. 
my mentions are full of fine parsings of Triple Alliance identity politics, sometimes twitter dot com is still a good website. 
RT @DSAArchaeology: @lizzie_wade The term Aztec came to prominence among 19th century scholars as a way to sidestep the complex politic…
RT @JamesDoyleMet: @lizzie_wade An interesting question that we discuss often here, as curators of "Art of the Ancient Americas." Usef…
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