How to Build an Empire: Performance and Spectacle as Inca Expansion Strategy


Larry Coben, Archaeologist, University of Pennsylvania, and Executive Director, Sustainable Preservation Initiative, describes the Inca use of ritualized performance, spectacles, and theatricality to create, grow, and maintain their empire.

October 15, 2009

Horchow Auditorium


  • Boshell Family Lecture Series on Archaeology