Gendering Latin American Independence
List All Links | List Writing | List Archives | List References | List All People

Home » Database » Search » People

Josefa de Carballo

Other names/titles:
Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

Presumed to be from Argentina, she established a Colegio for female enlightenment, specialising in “decency”. At this school young girls were taught music, embroidery and physical education. Entrants had to be literate. (Mendelson, 203-204)

Life Events

No life events have been recorded for this subject


Arrom, Silvia Marina, (1985), The women of Mexico City, 1790-1857

Lavrin, Asunción, (1978), Latin American Women: Historical Perspectives; Contributions in Women's Studies, No.3.

Davies, Catherine, Brewster, Claire and Owen, Hilary, (2006), South American Independence. Gender, Politics, Text


There is no writing by this subject in the database.


Resource id #23 (40)

Gendering Latin American Independence

School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Trent Building, University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5655