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Rosa María Varillas

Graduate Student

Anthropology

Contact

Building & Room:

BSB 2102/MS027

Address:

1007 W. Harrison, Chicago, IL. 60607

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About

Textiles, ethnography, identity, post-colonialism, feminism, indigenous issues, cultural practices, the Andes

Selected Publications

Varillas, Rosa María

2016   “Los Textiles de Cerro de Oro: un Análisis Técnico y una Propuesta Para La Interpretación de Tejidos Llanos” Pontifica Univercidad Catolica del Peru,Online thesis repository. http://tesis.pucp.edu.pe/repositorio/handle/123456789/7670

Service to Community

2017   Coordinator and community manager for the exhibit “400 years with Saint Rose: An encounter with the children” at the museum of Santo Domingo Convent, Lima, Perú

2014   Student delegate of the specialty of Archeology before the Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences at Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

2014   Volunteer, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú - De Tinta a Ayacucho – Education Program

2014   Volunteer at Museo de Arte de Lima (MALI), Lima, Peru.

Notable Honors

2018, Al and Judy Blitz Scholarship Fund, University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Anthropology

Education

2018-Present Currently enrolled in PhD. Anthropology Program, University of Illinois at Chicago
2015 B.A. Archaeology, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (Second of the Class)
2016 Licenciatura, Arqueology, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (Graded as Outstanding)

Professional Memberships

Society for American Archaeology

Selected Presentations

Landa, Patricia, Rosa María Varillas, and Luis Armando Muro

2018               “Entre hilos de trama y urdimbre, tejiendo mensajes en los Andes antiguos y contemporáneos”56° Congreso Internaciónal de Americanistas (ICA), July 16-20, 2018, Universidad de Salamanca, Spain.

 

Varillas, Rosa María, and Francesca Fernandini

2018   “Wari textiles for the everyday and the afterlife” 83th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, April 11-15, 2018, Washington, D.C.

 

Alexandrino, Grace, and Rosa María Varillas

2016   “Cerro de Oro funerary practices: continuity and change in two funerary bundles from the south coast of Peru” 81th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, April 6-10, 2016, Orlando, Florida.

 

Varillas, Rosa María

2015   “Analyzing Plain Weave: The Case of Cerro de Oro” X Colloquium of Students of Archeology PUCP November 4-6, Lima, Peru

 

Varillas, Rosa María

2015   “Technique and Style in Textiles from the Cerro de Oro Site” 80th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, April 15-19, 2015, San Francisco, California.

 

Varillas, Rosa María

2014   “Analysis of the Textile Material of the Cerro de Oro Site” IX Colloquium of Students of Archeology PUCP November 12-14, Lima, Peru