Euryalo Cannabrava

Euryalo Cannabrava

Fellow: Awarded 1944

Field of Study: Philosophy

Fellow: Awarded 1945

Field of Study: Philosophy

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 02-19-1906

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1943–44:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1944:

Appointed from Brazil:

CANNABRAVA, EURÝALO.  Appointed for studies of linguistics and semantics as related to philosophy and the history of ideas; tenure, twelve months from December 1, 1944.

Born February 19, 1906, Cataguazes, Brazil.  Education:  Faculty of Law, University of Minas Gerais, Ph.D., 1925.

Acting Professor of Philosophy and the History of Philosophy, 1929, Ginasio Mineiro de Belo-Horizonte; Professor of Psychology and Logic, 1931–32, University of Minas Gerais; Director, 1937, Institute of Psychology of the University of Brazil; Director, 1937–40, Institute of Educational Researches of the Federal District; Professor of Philosophy, 1940—, College of Pedro II, Rio de Janeiro.

Publications:  Seis Temas do Espirito Moderno, 1941; Descartes e Bergson, 1943. Contributor to O Positivismo no Brasil, 1943. Articles in Estado de São Paulo, A Ordem, Revista do Brasil, Vozes de Petropolis.