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Raúl Alencar

Biography

Raúl Alencar is a Ph.D. student of the Department of History at Tulane University. He's interested in social and commercial relations in the Early Modern Atlantic World. His past work has analyzed the social integration of French merchants in Colonial Peru during the early XVIII century. His current dissertation focus on the making of connected histories between the merchants of Colonial Peru and France during the geopolitical and commercial transformations of the Atlantic (1700-1760).