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Chiasmus in Mayan Texts
|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.
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