Anarchist Education and the Modern School
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Francisco Ferrer
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-15 - Publisher: PM Press

On October 13, 1909, Francisco Ferrer, the notorious Catalan anarchist educator and founder of the Modern School, was executed by firing squad. The Spanish gove
Here and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Sergi Mainer
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09 - Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster

The chapters included in this volume examine a number of modern and contemporary travel and mobility narratives produced in the different languages of Iberia, w
Reassessing the Transnational Turn
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Constance Bantman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-05 - Publisher: Routledge

This edited volume reassesses the ongoing transnational turn in anarchist and syndicalist studies, a field where the interest in cross-border connections has ge
Living Anarchism
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Chris Ealham
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-14 - Publisher: AK Press

"Magnificent."—Paul Preston, author of The Spanish Holocaust Brick maker by trade, revolutionary anarchist and historian by default; this is a study of the li
Catalan Nationalism
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Montserrat Guibernau
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Are the Catalans content with the outcome of the Spanish transition to democracy? Is there a future for Catalan nationalism within the EU? How does globalizatio
Historical Dictionary of the Catalans
Language: en
Pages: 454
Authors: Helena Buffery
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-18 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Historical Dictionary of the Catalans deals not only with the people who live in Catalonia, but with the language and culture of the Catalan countries. This is
Goals and Means
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jason Garner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-08 - Publisher: AK Press

"Essential reading for anyone interested in the wider roots and antecedents of international syndicalism and anarchism."—David Welch, University of Kent Spani
Anarchism, Revolution, and Reaction
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Angel Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

The period from 1898 to 1923 was a particularly dramatic one in Spanish history; it culminated in the violent Barcelona "labor wars" and was only brought to a c
Another Country
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Josep-Anton Fernandez
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: MHRA

This book studies the emergence, in the late 1960s and 1970s, of a sophisticated body of gay fiction in Catalan, and examines the relation between the represent
Red City, Blue Period
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Temma Kaplan
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-11-12 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

In Red City, Blue Period, Kaplan combines the methods of anthropology and the new cultural history to examine the civic culture of Barcelona between 1888 and 19