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Senseless

Recordando lo que vivimos. Extrañándote sin mesura.

Cuando cae el silencio sobre la casa dejándote sola con tus pensamientos, las sombras que el cielo anuncia cubren tu rostro tiernamente y toda actividad cesa. 221 more words

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Ingenuity in the age of Cervantes: pop-up talk, Tuesday 21st February

Following the Fighting windmills virtual exhibition, a short in-focus talk will be given on Tuesday 21st February at 1pm entitled Ingenuity in the age of Cervantes… 31 more words

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'Fever Dream' by Samanta Schweblin

Fiction – hardcover; Oneworld; 151 pages; 2017. Translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell. Review copy courtesy of the publisher.

Take a handful of suspense, mix it with a dash of horror and pepper it with enough octane to fuel a small fire. 671 more words

Book Review

Federico García Lorca

The litle boy was looking for his voice.
(The King of the crickets had it.)
In a drop of water
the little boy was looking for his voice. 50 more words

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Love in the Time of Cholera - Review

El amor en los tiempos del cólera by Gabriel García Márquez Published in Spanish in 1985, in English as Love in the Time of Cholera… 984 more words
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Miguel de Cervantes

And as the wicked are always ungrateful, and necessity leads to evil doing, and immediate advantage overcomes all considerations of the future, Ginés, who was neither grateful nor well-principled, made up his mind to steal Sancho Panza’s ass. 21 more words

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