Paulo Airaghi

He is interested in Brazilian Republicanism and Republican Propaganda in Brazil’s XXth siècle. For his M.A work at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Paulo wrote a biography of a brazilian republican named José Leão Ferreira Souto (1850-1904) inquiring about the creation of a potyguar (related to people born in the Province/State of Rio Grande do Norte) identity in the turn of XIXth to XX Siècle. He is especially interested in obscure republicans and defeated political projects. Currently, he is a Researcher at Grupo de Pesquisa Os Espaços na Modernidade.