title={ELIZABETH BRUMFIEL, 1945–2012},
  author={Cynthia Robin},
  journal={Ancient Mesoamerica},
  pages={1 - 4}
  • C. Robin
  • Published 1 March 2014
  • Education
  • Ancient Mesoamerica
Liz Brumfiel was the best friend I ever had in the academic world. Even before I met her, her work, through her publications, had inspired mine. When I finally got the chance to meet her as a young assistant professor, followed by the chance to recruit her into my department, an intellectual exchange that fostered new insight into the meaning of inequality in society grew into a strong relationship of feminist mentorship and friendship, as it did for so many other of Liz’s friends, colleagues… 
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