You are here
|Title||Chiasmus in Mayan Texts|
|Publication Type||Magazine Article|
|Year of Publication||1988|
|Authors||Christenson, Allen J.|
|Date Published||October 1988|
|Keywords||Chiasmus; Inverted Parallelism; Literary Device; Mesoamerica|
Christenson investigates the possibility of the use of chiasmus in Mayan writings. Of the thirty-seven Mayan documents examined, chiastic patterns are found in sixteen.
Items in the BMC Archive are made publicly available for non-commercial, private use. Inclusion within the BMC Archive does not imply endorsement. Items do not represent the official views of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints or of Book of Mormon Central.