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The Crime of Rebellion in Nineteenth-Century Colombia

Lunch & Lecture with Historian Joshua Rosenthal (Western CT State)

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
12:30pm – 2:00pm
Raven House 104
Intended Audience(s): Public
Please join LALACS for a lunch & lecture with Professor Joshua Rosenthal on "The Crime of Rebellion: Informal Memory Commissions and Punitive Clemency in Mid-Nineteenth Century Colombia" on Tuesday, March 5, at 12:30pm at Raven House 104. For lunch, RSVP to [email protected] by Friday, March 1.


Dr. Joshua Rosenthal is Professor of History and Non-Western Cultures at Western Connecticut State University. His research focuses on nineteenth-century Latin American and Colombian history, economics, and politics. He is the author of Salt and the Colombian State: Local Society and Regional Monopoly in Boyacá, 1821-1900 (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2012). His current research examines petitions for clemency by those accused of political crimes during and after the civil wars in Colombia in the long nineteenth century. 


*Event sponsored by LALACS, the Society of Fellows, and History Department*

For more information, contact:
Yesenia Barragan

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.