Byline: How a new generation of leaders claimed power in northern Peru by embracing cosmic connections to their ancestors.  News story in popular magazine, Archaeology Vol 77(2), Mar/Apr 2024, pp. 42-49 (author, Benjamin Leonard).

Period1 Mar 2024

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleDivine Lords of the Andes
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletArchaeology
    Media typePrint
    Duration/Length/Size8 pp. and online gallery
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    DescriptionPopular magazine coverage of archaeological fieldwork and discoveries.
    Producer/AuthorBenjamin Leonard
    PersonsGeorge Lau, David Chicoine


  • Peru
  • Pre-Columbian Art
  • Social complexity
  • Inca
  • Recuay
  • camelids
  • ancestor
  • Andes