Latin American History Seminar: From Canudos to Kennedy: Being Global and Becoming Regional in the Brazilian Northeast

Date

Thu, 30/04/2015 -
17:00 to 18:00
Main Seminar Room, the Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk, Oxford

Convenor

Eduardo Posada-Carbo

Speaker(s)

Courtney Campbell University of Vanderbilt and Institute of Latin American Studies, London

Further Information

Courtney Campbell researches Brazilian social and cultural history through an international perspective. She received her PhD in History from Vanderbilt University in 2014. She is also director of the British Library Endangered Archives Programme Project ‘Digitising seventeenth to nineteenth century ecclesiastical and secular sources in São João do Carirí and João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil’ – a two-year project aimed at digitizing the oldest, most endangered historical documents in the Brazilian state of Paraíba. She is currently a Past and Present Fellow at the University of London.

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