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Such exhibitions were made all the more difficult because, though it varied according to the rank of the person to whom it was addressed, the vocabulary of each type of qasidah was controlled by rigid conventions. Mexican researcher and artist Miguel Covarrubias made a famous diagram of how different Mesoamerican divine images all diverged from an early Olmec source. As cultures modernize, does geography matter less? Culture can be transmitted through symbols in the form of language whereas an entire civilization cannot be transmitted by mere language alone.

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