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Katharina Volckmer: “It is not possible to overcome that your country has wanted to annihilate an entire civilization” | Culture

It is a day at the end of June, Katharina Volckmer (Germany, 34 years old), the author of the book bomb Quote (Anagrama / La Campana, in Catalan), is at home in London. He says that the Germans will never get over the Holocaust. “It is impossible to try, when your country has wanted to […]

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Rifaat Atfé: “Nobody wanted a peaceful change in Syria” | Culture

Rifaat Atfe, at home, photographed by his daughter Mada, in May 2021. In the window from which she speaks at home, in her hometown of Masyaf (Syria), there are flowers, plants of all colors, a landscape that seems a revenge of beauty against the horror that is heard and suffered in her country , which […]

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Santiago Sequeiros: “I wanted to kill myself by drinking” | Culture

The cartoonist Santiago Sequeiros, in Madrid’s Gran Vía on Monday, March 22.Alvaro Garcia The Bad Penalty of Santiago Sequeiros (Buenos Aires, 49 years old), the invented city and the real event, began with the transfer of his family from Vigo to Seville. Nor had the Galician experience been comfortable for the adolescent, so used to […]

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Forgotten painters wanted | Culture

EL PAÍS launches the collection ‘Extraordinary women ‘ on Sunday March 7, a series of books aimed at children with which they will be able to discover female references who changed history with their ideas and creativity. The hegemonic discourse in art history paints women as muses and leaves genius for men. “But in the […]

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