International Colloquium on Scientific Travel, Intermediary Agents, Atlantic Commerce, 17th-19th centuries.
The postdoctoral researcher Sergio Hernández Suárez belonging to the Documentation, Heritage and Atlantic History Division of the IATEXT is part of the Organizing Commission of the International Colloquium Viagens Cientificas, Agentes Intermediarios, comércio atlântico, XVII centuries -XIX.
It will be held on January 10 and 11, 2024 at the Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa.
The International Colloquium Scientific Travel, Intermediary Agents and Atlantic Trade, 18th-19th Centuries aims to involve researchers who discuss the experiences of systematization of nature in America, in contact, above all, with traveler narratives and naturalists, through memories and stories about landscapes. , the natural world, the intermediary agents, the encounter societies, the indigenous cosmogonies, the imperial dynamics, with their commercial networks, from the Atlantic to the sertões and, finally, the border spaces that helped configure the territorial configurations of the Americas .