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Sertorio against Metellus: the great battle between the Romans comes to light in a town of Teruel | Culture

Excavation of the acropolis of the city of Azaila around 1941.J. Cabré Hispania was on fire. The Roman armies of Sertorio against the also Roman ones of Pompey and Metellus. Bloody battles in the most diverse places of the Citerior province during the so-called Sertorian wars (82 to 72 BC). The Hispanic peoples – forced […]

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Armin Linke: A light for the myopia caused by the climate crisis | Culture

Armin Linke (Milan, 54 years old) has spent more than 20 years portraying those places hidden from the view of citizens where decisions are made that destroy the Earth. The Italian artist shoots with his camera at hydroelectric dams, seedbeds, greenhouses, buildings where food and flowers are auctioned, computer screens that try to predict climate […]

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Antoni Campañà: The photographer who portrayed the Civil War and hid the images so that they would not see the light | Culture

‘Militiawoman in a barricade on Hospital Street, July 1936’, by Antoni Campañà.Antoni Campañà / Campañà Archive The great images of Agustí Centelles and Robert Capa on the Civil War have been joined, for just three years, by a third ‘C’: that of Antoni Campañà (Arbúcies, 1906-Sant Cugat del Vallès, 1989), author of thousands of photographs […]

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‘A life lived’: Delibes’s manuscript with the speech for the Cervantes Prize comes to light | Culture

Miguel Delibes wrote in a ring binder with picture sheets: “Here I am, in this historic city of Alcalá de Henares, trying to say my last word A few words, three hundred and seventy-eight years after Don Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, born in her, discreetly said the last of his before going silent forever. Forever? […]

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Vox Luminis Concert: Let there be light | Culture

One of the most painful (spiritual) victims of this last pandemic year was the cancellation of the Passion according to Saint Matthew by Bach that the Vox Luminis group and the Friborg Baroque Orchestra were to have performed on April 5, 2020 at the National Auditorium. From such a twinning, and with that work on […]

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