Keynote by Nicanor Dominguez

"Farewell to the Panakas?: Royal "Ayllus," Kinship and Language(s) among the Inkas

NCAAE 2019 Schedule (pdf)



Brown University is pleased to host the 38th Northeast Conference on Andean and Amazonian Archaeology and Ethnohistory. This annual two-day conference consists of lectures and posters about recent and ongoing archaeological, ethnographic and ethnohistorical research in the Andean and Amazonian regions of South America. We welcome scholars from across the world. We look forward to seeing you in Providence, RI for the first time since 1995! 

November 2-3, 2019

Brown University

Smith-Buonanno Hall

Providence, RI, 02912

Registration will remain open until the day of the conference. 

Conference Attendance Policy

The NCAAE conference abides by the accessibility conference policies set forth by the American Anthropological Association. These include policies regarding discrimination and harassment of any kind.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Parker VanValkenburgh

Parker VanValkenburgh

Parker VanValkenburgh

Jeremy Mumford

Parker VanValkenburgh

Parker VanValkenburgh