Tres Cuentos Podcast

22 - Pre Columbian Narratives of Mesoamerica- The Five Suns

December 14, 2019
Tres Cuentos Podcast
22 - Pre Columbian Narratives of Mesoamerica- The Five Suns
Chapters
00:00:00
A poem by Nezahualcoyotl
00:01:16
Introduction
00:03:27
The story begins
00:12:57
Let's talk about the story
00:38:45
The Story of how Quetzalcoatl brings forth the bones
Tres Cuentos Podcast
22 - Pre Columbian Narratives of Mesoamerica- The Five Suns
Dec 14, 2019
Carolina Quiroga-Stultz

The Aztec world, as well as other Mesoamerican cultures, was created in several attempts. Each time the gods disagreed on detail and restarted the world again. In the afterword, we dive into the theories associated with the meaning of this creation myth and how it seems to be a more historical account than a mere story.

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The Aztec world, as well as other Mesoamerican cultures, was created in several attempts. Each time the gods disagreed on detail and restarted the world again. In the afterword, we dive into the theories associated with the meaning of this creation myth and how it seems to be a more historical account than a mere story.

Read the transcript

A poem by Nezahualcoyotl
Introduction
The story begins
Let's talk about the story
The Story of how Quetzalcoatl brings forth the bones
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