Denise Arnold

Denise Arnold

Denise Arnold is Director of the Institute of Aymara Language and Culture in La Paz, Bolivia. She is also Honorary Research Professor at Birkbeck College London, and Visiting Professor at the Universidad de Tarapaca Arica (doctoral programme in Anthropology and Archaeology). She is author of The Metamorphosis of Heads and several dozen monographs and articles in English and Spanish on Andean studies. Arnold is a specialist in Andean kinship and gender relations, oral literatures, textiles and visual languages, and in social movements of the contemporary Andes.