Mesoamerica Meetings 2021

Austin, Texas – This year’s Mesoamerica Meetings are all virtual and taking place this week. Hashtag: #mesomeetings Key Linksutmesoamerica.org/online-workshop-january-12-2021utmesoamerica.org/2021-mesoamerica-meetingsutmesoamerica.org – Facebookutmaya.orgDepartment of Art and Art Historyrutamayacoffee.comvimeo.com/utmesomeetings Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Mesoamerican archaeological sites and nearby communities? 2022-2032 is the International Decade of Indigenous languages. Is anyone participating / celebrating? Schedule …

Identity

Buzzwords Identity = The distinguishing character or personality of an individual Elsewhere on the Webhttp://blog.livefyre.com/anonymous-vs-verified-identities-wrong-debatehttp://nautil.us/issue/27/dark-matter/why-we-cant-get-over-ourselves Buzzword BingoAvatar – Identity – Identity Politics – Self Image Recommended ListeningFluency is a psychological term means ‘ease of thinking’ and so we can turn off our brains when we listen to a song the fifth time, it is easier. …

Conscious Leadership

Buzzwords Conscious Leadership = HeadlinesThe behind-the-shelves story of American supermarkets – PRI Bookshttps://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/607147/conscious-leadership-by-john-mackey-steve-mcintosh-and-carter-phipps From Whole Foods CEO John Mackey and his coauthors, a follow-up to groundbreaking bestseller Conscious Capitalism—revealing what it takes to lead a purpose-driven, sustainable business.John Mackey started a movement when he founded Whole Foods, bringing natural, organic food to the masses and …

Attention Links

Buzzwords Links related to attention, presented in somewhat random fashion: QuotesAttention is the purest form of generosity– Simone Weil If you know what you’re doing, you can do what you want.– Moshe Feldenkrais Pay attention. Attention is vitality. It connects you with others. It makes you eager. Stay eager.– Susan Sontag No, you do not …

Amuse-bouche

Buzzwords Wikipedia: An amuse-bouche or amuse-gueule is a single, bite-sized hors d’œuvre. Amuse-bouches are different from appetizers in that they are not ordered from a menu by patrons but are served free and according to the chef’s selection alone. The term is French and literally means “mouth amuser.” Elsewhere on the Webpinterestlifestyleasia Planeta

Signal

Buzzwords Signal = a gesture, action, or sound that is used to convey information or instructions, typically by prearrangement between the parties concerned HeadlinesWhat is Signal, and why is everybody downloading it right now?Elon Musk wants you to use Signal instead of Facebook. Here’s what to know about the app Planeta

Climate Crisis

Buzzwords Climate Crisis = the adverse affects of global climatic changes Headlines‘Hypocrites and greenwash’: Greta Thunberg blasts leaders over climate crisisWhy the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environment Embedded Tweets WikipediaGlobal warming Planeta.com