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The Baroness of the Atayde Circus June 30, 2015 03:26

The Baroness of the Atayde Circus

It is a motley but fluid world that is falling from the husk of its past like ceaseless, burning rain amongst passions ardent and [...]
 
Anne Frank’s fears June 29, 2015 23:55

Anne Frank’s fears

In a short and tumultuous life, Anne Frank, a German girl, was born in 1929 and upon turning 12-years-old received a diary from her [...]
 
Syria, its people, their rights, their refugees June 22, 2015 12:55

Syria, its people, their rights, their refugees

The civil war which began in the Asian country in 2011 has killed more than 200,000 people. A meeting will take place on June [...]
 
 
Leopoldo ‘Teuco’ Castilla, from the village to the world May 11, 2015 02:43

Leopoldo ‘Teuco’ Castilla, from the village to the world

Recently honoured in Venezuela with the Victor Valera Mora International Poetry Prize, the Argentinian writer Leopoldo Castilla has gone through life discovering the world [...]
 
All the voices: journalism, diversity and politics May 11, 2015 02:24

All the voices: journalism, diversity and politics

This little bilingual booklet by journalists from England and Portugal is designed to stimulate thinking about the voices that the mainstream media mostly leaves [...]
 
Mexico, the lead at the London Book Fair April 6, 2015 04:17

Mexico, the lead at the London Book Fair

On the occasion of the Dual Year between the Latin American country and the United Kingdom, Mexican cultural representatives will visit the capital of [...]
 
 
Words to remember Clarice Lispector February 28, 2015 19:49

Words to remember Clarice Lispector

Writing, says Lispector, is not knowing what’s coming next. To find out, we throw another word out, as bait: which words will take the [...]
 
Grito de Mujer 2015: a festival across 34 countries January 26, 2015 19:48

Grito de Mujer 2015: a festival across 34 countries

The Movimiento Mujeres Poetas Internacional Inc. (MPI, International Female Poets Movement) in the Dominican Republic has already published the list of countries that have [...]
 
In defence of youthful expression January 24, 2015 20:33

In defence of youthful expression

Every new generation is apathetic. How can they be otherwise, when the intellectual motivation that comes from books or the older generation’s half-forgotten memories [...]
 
 
Víctor Valera Mora, from the village to the world November 30, 2014 23:38

Víctor Valera Mora, from the village to the world

Recently recognised in Venezuela by the Víctor Valera Mora International Poetry Prize, the Argentine writer Leopoldo Castilla goes through life discovering the world and [...]
 
Nepomuceno, Gabo and the memories September 6, 2014 16:45

Nepomuceno, Gabo and the memories

Eric Nepomuceno was a thirty-something Brazilian journalist with a budding career when he landed in Havana during the summer of 1978. Almost before he [...]
 
100 years of  playing cyclops, 50 years of Rayuela September 6, 2014 16:44

100 years of playing cyclops, 50 years of Rayuela

“Would I find La Maga? Most of the time it was just a case of my putting in an appearance, going along the Rue [...]
 
 
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, the flight of the prince August 23, 2014 17:39

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, the flight of the prince

Seventy years after his plane was tragically shot down, we are still no closer to knowing which of the Nazi Luftwaffe pilots – Horst [...]
 
‘Private’ is ‘Public': Health Care is our right August 18, 2014 01:19

‘Private’ is ‘Public': Health Care is our right

“The Price of Experience: Writings on living with cancer” by Mike Marqusee demands an end to inequalities in health care and challenges the British [...]
 
Don Quijote rides into London July 20, 2014 01:58

Don Quijote rides into London

“The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quijote de la Mancha”, a new play directed and performed by the company Little Soldiers, opens on 23rd July.   [...]
 
 
 

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