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The friendship “without fuss” of García Lorca and Benjamín Palencia is exhibited in the center of the poet in Granada | Culture

“Friendship without fuss, but true and with a lot of respect.” Ramón Palencia, great-nephew of the artist Benjamín Palencia, thus defines the “little publicized” relationship between Federico García Lorca and his great-uncle. Laura García Lorca, the poet’s niece, delves into this idea, recalling that “it means a lot that Lorca entrusted the first steps of […]

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Granada: The odalisques dance again in the Alhambra | Culture

In the complex network of female slaves in the Islamic world, the odalisques held the lowest position. They were less than nothing. Young and beautiful, their mission was to serve the sultan’s wives and concubines. They came to their golden cages in the form of gifts that were given to the most powerful men. Her […]

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The Granada Fair, postponed less than 24 hours after its start | Culture

Juan Ortega and Morante, two of the bullfighters announced at the Granada fair.Joaquin Arjona The Corpus de Granada bullfighting fair, which was to be held from today, Thursday, until Sunday, has been postponed less than 24 hours after starting due to the situation of the pandemic in the city, which remains at level 3 of […]

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The Granada Music Festival celebrates its 70th anniversary under the slogan ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ | Culture

Participative and solidarity novena, in the Palace of Carlos V, in the 2020 edition of the Granada Music Festival.Fermin rodriguez The Granada International Music and Dance Festival reaches its 70th anniversary and is going to celebrate it with 112 shows for a little over a month, from June 17 to July 18. It is its […]

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