Friday, March 18, 2011

No new posts here for the next month...

Because of a family illness I'll be away in Australia until late April. Best wishes until then to you, my valued readers.

Friday, March 11, 2011

A pluralist Spain...?

This guy talks a lot of sense in an area where common sense is rare...

"...the pluralist fervor that was alive in Spain during the final years of the dictatorship, when young people from Granada would sing LluĂ­s Llach [a Catalan song-writer] as if he were one of their own, half understanding the lyrics of his songs."

Friday, March 4, 2011

New listing...

This blog (described as "a sharp look at the often baffling world of politics and social issues in Catalonia and Spain...) is now linked to the Barcelona Blogosphere page on - a good quality site with plenty of strong info on the city and the region.