Dimitri Maillard is a doctoral student in History at the University of Paris 1 Panthéon – Sorbonne. He studies the Roman Republic and the staging of politics to better understand the hierarchies of the Republic, between the legacy of the Monarchy and the advent of the Empire. Dimitri has studied in many faculties in France (5 for now) and tries to continue overseas. He makes conferences on J.R.R. Tolkien in his spare time.