Wayeb, the European Association of Mayanists, will hold their 10th annual conference December 5-10, 2005, in Leiden, the Netherlands. Co-sponsored Leiden University (Faculty of Archaeology, CNWS) and the National Museum of Ethnology at Leiden, the conference will combine a workshop on Maya hieroglyphic writing (Dec. 5-8) and a two-day long symposium (Dec. 9-10). The symposium, entitled The Maya and their Neighbours - Internal and External Contacts Through Time, will feature papers by two dozen European and North American scholars.
Programs, abstracts and papers of past conferences are available on the Wayeb web site.
Online registration is open through Nov. 30.