M. Kathryn Brown

M. Kathryn Brown is the Lutcher Brown Endowed Professor of Anthropology at the University of Texas at San Antonio and the director of the Mopan Valley Preclassic Project in Belize. Her research focuses on the role of ritual and religion in the rise of complexity in the Maya lowlands. She has numerous publications including two coedited books titled Pathways to Complexity and Ancient Mesoamerican Warfare.