American Anthropologist will publish my research report, “Ply, Markedness and Redundancy: New Evidence for How Andean Khipus Encoded Information” in September (although it will be available earlier online); Latin American Antiquity will publish an article on the khipu board, “Knot Direction in Khipu/Alphabetic Text from the Central Andes”, in June. So many people helped me […]
Currently she is researching the Inka writing system of knotted cords known as khipus. She has uncovered a hybrid khipu/alphabetic text in an inaccessible pueblo in the Central Andes – the only text in existence with both European writing and the corresponding Inka style khipu cords. It is hoped that this text, called a “khipu […]
Sabine has also appeared on three episodes of the History Channel’s mega-series, Mankind: The Story of All of Us, which was translated into 35 different languages and aired in 150 countries.