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The great exhibition on Emilia Pardo Bazán

The great exhibition on Emilia Pardo Bazán

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National Library: The two shores of the world by Emilia Pardo Bazán | Culture

Portrait of Emilia Pardo Bazán taken by Alfonso in 1918.VEGAP / Photograph of the General Administration Archive Can you be a Catholic and a radical feminist, a traditionalist and fascinated by science; mother of three children and defend that motherhood is an option and not an obligation for women; conservative and progressive, Carlist and cosmopolitan? […]

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The Francos keep 800 books by Emilia Pardo Bazán in their building in Madrid | Culture

Francisco Franco’s widow, Carmen Polo, took part of Emilia Pardo Bazán’s library to number 8 Hermanos Bécquer street in Madrid after the fire that devoured Franco’s dining room and bedroom and caused significant damage to the Torre de la Chimera, the literary watchtower of the writer. There are now preserved, according to sources close to […]

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Galicia: The Galician Academy claims Pardo Bazán’s books offered by the Franco family to the RAE | Culture

Emilia Pardo Bazán, in white on the left, with companions on a visit to the Meirás construction sites.THE COUNTRY Emilia Pardo Bazán’s books may end up becoming a fruit bowl of poisoned apples. While in Galicia the Government of the Xunta is equipped with reports from experts to prevent its departure from the autonomous community […]

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Cornered furniture and books in the kitchen: Pardo Bazán’s legacy is in danger in Meirás | Culture

The historian Manuel Pérez Lorenzo compares these days the old photos that were taken in the Torres de Meirás during Emilia Pardo Bazán’s life with the inventory of what the Franco family has left behind, forced to abandon it. There are those of your family and friends having a picnic, cooling off in the pond […]

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Fourteen against eight, the vote that prevented Pardo Bazán from being a candidate for the RAE | Culture

One hundred years and a day after Emilia Pardo Bazán passed away in Madrid, the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) has honored her with “a literary day” in which eight academics have glossed the life and work of the author of The pazos de Ulloa. The event, chaired by the First Vice President of the Government […]

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The heirs of the academic who guarded the correspondence between Galdós and Pardo Bazán denounce the disappearance of the letters | Culture

The enigma surrounding the whereabouts of the letters that Benito Pérez Galdós sent to Emilia Pardo Bazán has a new chapter. The heirs of Agustín González de Amezúa y Mayo, member of the Royal Academy of Language (RAE) from 1929 until his death in 1956, who guarded the correspondence between the two Spanish writers of […]

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