Lynn A. Meisch

Lynn A. Meisch was smitten by the peoples and cultures of the Andes during her travels there in the early 1970s. She has spent nearly thirty of the past forty years conducting research in Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia on traditional textiles, tourism, indigenous rights, music, and globalization. She is Professor of Anthropology at Saint Mary’s College of California, located in Moraga.

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Recent Stories

The importance of food, jealousy, and paternal care in the evolution of owl monkey monogamy

La importancia del alimento, los celos y el cuidado paternal en la evolución de la monogamia en el mono mirikiná

Comparing the rewards of small-scale farming to those recounted by Thoreau

Conspicuous armaments are good visual proxies for fighting ability.