Santiago Bestilleiro Lettini
Santiago Bestilleiro Lettini is a Ph.D.
Candidate in Latin American History at Georgetown University (Washington, DC, United States). He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and holds an undergraduate and a master’s degree in History from Universidad Torcuato Di Tella (Buenos Aires, Argentina). His master’s thesis explores the impacts of the Napoleonic Wars on the revolutionary process of the Río de la Plata (1808-1815). At Georgetown, he is currently writing a dissertation on the political, ecological, and economic history of the Pampean Region of South America between 1800 and 1880 by exploring the biome’s incorporation into the Atlantic capitalist markets.