LAC History Seminar Series: An Assembly of Caudillos? The Rio Grandense Republic's Constituent Assembly, 1842-1843

Convener: Eduardo Posada-Carbó, University of Oxford

Speaker: Andre Jockyman Roithmann, University of Oxford


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week 8 alegoria farroupilha

Father Hildebrando de Freitas Pedrosos's "Alegoria Farroupilha" (1842?)


Andre Jockyman Roithmann is in the final stages of his DPhil in History at Wolfson College, University of Oxford. He previously read History at the University of St Andrews, where he also completed an MLitt in Intellectual History. Andre is interested in the history of political thought and his doctoral thesis examined the rise and fall of the Rio Grandense Republic (1836-1845), a short-lived separatist state in Brazil's far south.