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The High Republic: this will be the new era of Star Wars | Culture

Detail of the cover of the book ‘In the dark’, by Claudia Gray “For over a thousand generations, Jedi Knights were the guardians of peace and justice in the Old Republic. Before these dark times. Before the Empire ”. In those 29 words the promise of a mythical time was condensed, the golden age of […]

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The Second Spanish Republic turns 90: this is how it was celebrated in the streets | Culture

The Republic was a “wonderful dream turned into a happy reality,” said Manuel Bartolomé Cossío weeks after its proclamation. “The Republic is the work of the people,” wrote Gonzalo Queipo de Llano, then Captain General of Madrid. He arrived with “mass enthusiasm and overflowing enthusiasm”, in a “drunken enthusiasm,” recalled Valeriano Orobón Fernández, anarcho-syndicalist delegate […]

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The Second Republic, a democratic dream that was proclaimed 90 years ago without violence | Culture

The Republic was a “wonderful dream turned into a happy reality,” said Manuel Bartolomé Cossío weeks after its proclamation. “The Republic is the work of the people,” wrote Gonzalo Queipo de Llano, then Captain General of Madrid. He arrived with “mass enthusiasm and overflowing enthusiasm”, in a “drunken enthusiasm,” recalled Valeriano Orobón Fernández, anarcho-syndicalist delegate […]

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Joan Miró, a beacon of modernity in the Republic | Culture

Two people look at the work “Untitled”, a large drawing made by Joan Miró in 1933, next to a ‘collage’ from 1934 and, in the background, the map with the five exhibitions that the painter held with ADLAN in Barcelona, ​​in the exhibition that can be seen at the Miró Foundation until July.Enric Fontcuberta / […]

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