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In Mesoamerican mythology which deity descended to the underworld to obtain the bones with which to create the human race?

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July 20, 2017

What's new in July 2017

This month A Dictionary of Gender Studies and The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism have been added to the site. Find out more >

July 13, 2017

The tale of Madame d’Aulnoy

Did you know fairy tales became a "legitimate" genre for adults in the late seventeenth-century? Read more >

July 7, 2017

8 groovy facts about Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Explore these groovy facts about the groundbreaking Beatles album for its 50th anniversary. Read more >