Day: June 5, 2021

Culture

The reservoirs of the Franco regime hold back the candidacy of A Ribeira Sacra for a World Heritage Site | Galicia

With just a month and a half left before the next meeting World Heritage Committee In the Chinese city of Fuzhou, the candidacy of Spain for the year 2021 falls from the list of applicants due to a decision agreed between the Xunta de Galicia and the central Executive. The cause is in the report […]

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Pérez-Reverte and Ramón Andrés win the Critics’ Awards 2021 | Culture

The writer Arturo Pérez-Reverte, in 2006.Uly Martin Meeting at the Antiguo Instituto de Gijón, the jury for the Critics Award, promoted by the Spanish Association of Literary Critics, has decided this year to recognize the academic and writer from Cartagena Arturo Pérez-Reverte Fire line (Alfaguara), his novel about the tragic battle of the Ebro. The […]

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Nostalgia for La Manga del Mar Menor in super-8 | Culture

The children’s jumps on the shore to save the waves, the “meyba” type swimsuits, the mud baths, which were so good for the skin; that fish that was not eaten the rest of the year, walks at sunset with the smell of aftersun of those who had been burned by the sun, the excursions in […]

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The terror of ETA and other books of the week

TERRORISM IN SPAIN: FROM ETA TO DAESH. Gaizka Fernández Soldevilla POLANCO CITIZEN. Juan Cruz WHAT IS AT STAKE. Philipp Blom PRAISE OF LIMESTONE. WH Auden HISTORY NOTEBOOK. Manuel Rico THE WALL OF MADRID. Luis Prados de la Escosura

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‘El comnsal’: ETA’s horror returns Ángeles González-Sinde to the cinema 14 years later | Culture

The director Ángeles González Sinde during the filming of ‘El comnsal’, together with Adriana Ozores and Ginés García Millán.Mikel Larrea It took 14 years for Ángeles González-Sinde to find a story that pushed her back behind a movie camera. It is the story that the writer Gabriela Ybarra told in her shocking novel The diner […]

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The Girl with Literary Ambitions Responding to Fan Mail for Salinger and Six Other Films of the Week | Culture

This week hits theaters Dreams of a writer in New York the testimony of Joanna Rakoff, a girl with literary ambitions whose first job in New York, at the agency that represented JD Salinger, consisted of responding to letters sent by her admirers. The screens project the terror of The Warren File: Forced By The […]

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Alfredo Castro, an explorer of the dark side | Culture

The Chilean actor Alfredo Castro, at the door of the Cervantes theater, in Malaga.Garcia-Santos / El Pais There is no Latin American actor like Alfredo Castro (Santiago de Chile, 65 years old). His weight, his presence and his waiting list. “I very seldom say no,” he acknowledges sitting on one side of the Teatro Cervantes […]

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The artists claim their space in the academic agendas | Culture

Art historians Montserrat Amorós and Miriam Varela, from the La Roldana platform, pose in front of the Ministry of Education in a photo provided by Change.org.MARIA DE LA CRUZ VALDEMORO High school students hardly study artists. One of the few allusions to these women that appears in the educational curriculum – the document that defines […]

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