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Fiction Reviews, January 2012 - Library Journal

Fiction Reviews, January 2012 - Library Journal | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
Library JournalFiction Reviews, January 2012Library JournalApr. 2012. c.344p. tr. from Spanish by Katherine Silver. ISBN 9781555976095. pap. $16. F Saer, Juan José. Scars. Open Letter. 2011. c.278p. tr.
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Tellers of Weird Tales: Weird Tales from Spain

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Several of Alarcón's stories have also been adapted to film. Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer. Né Gustavo Adolfo Domínguez Bastida. Poet, Author, Playwright, Journalist, Artist. Born February 17, 1836, Seville, Spain.
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Epcot World Showcase - Mexico

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Alebrijes (Spanish pronunciation: [aleˈβɾixes]) are brightly colored Mexican folk art sculptures of fantastical creatures. The first alebrijes, along with use of the term, originated with Pedro Linares.
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Striking Spanish author sparks digital publishing debate - Fellow ...

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Since prominent Spanish writer Lucía Etxebarria announced an abrupt end to her life as an author due to the effects of ebook piracy, her decision has continued to prove controversial. ...
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New Article Host » Blog Archive » Mexican Culture – Part 2

New Article Host » Blog Archive » Mexican Culture – Part 2 | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
Cuisine may be the most readily accessible and widely recognized aspect of Mexican culture to the rest of the world but Mexican society has also yielded significant contributions in the areas of music, cinema and literature.
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G-Influence: Spanish Guitar Songs, Chords and Scales

Maybe to impart some songs around the campfire. Lots of pop songs and folk songs sound suited accompanied by the acoustic guitar but a sudden wish to play Spanish guitar songs often takes possess of you.
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New Classical Tracks - Spanish Masters, in the Past and Present - Minnesota Public Radio

New Classical Tracks - Spanish Masters, in the Past and Present - Minnesota Public Radio | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
New Classical Tracks - Spanish Masters, in the Past and PresentMinnesota Public RadioIsaac Albeniz and Enrique Granados are the other Spanish masters represented on this new release.
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Crime Fiction Set in Spain | books4spain

Crime Fiction Set in Spain | books4spain | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
It appears that modern Spanish crime fiction is a very poor third cousin to the “noir” Scandinavian version and the more sensationalist UK version. This despite the fact that Spain and its culture provide a rich source of material ...
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Two poets from medieval Spain - Jerusalem Post

Two poets from medieval Spain - Jerusalem Post | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
Two poets from medieval SpainJerusalem PostBy RENÉE LEVINE MELAMMED The great medieval Jewish poets of Spain are part and parcel of our Jewish heritage.
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Cinema.ES – Contemporary Spanish Films, from Jan 10 2012 ...

Cinema.ES – Contemporary Spanish Films, from Jan 10 2012 ... | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
ES, a new contemporary Spanish film series. 10th January 2012, 5:00pm. Juana la Loca, Dir. Vicente Aranda (2001, 115 min.) 24th January 2012, 5:00pm. También la lluvia, Dir. Iciar Bollaín (2010, 99 min.) 7th February 2012 ...
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Young Britons Learning Spanish Culture » Article Directory

Traditional Spanish music is just as diverse as the cuisine and other aspects of the nation's culture and customs. Several varieties and influences of Spanish folk music exist today but flamenco is probably the best known.
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Salvador Dali - Autumnal Cannibalism 1936

Salvador Dali - Autumnal Cannibalism  1936 | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
Oil on canvas
support: 651 x 651 mm frame: 898 x 899 x 85 mm
painting

Purchased 1975


Painted just after the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War in 1936, this work shows a couple locked in a cannibalistic embrace.
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Winter Art Camp Spurs Kids' Creativity - Patch.com

Winter Art Camp Spurs Kids' Creativity - Patch.com | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
Winter Art Camp Spurs Kids' CreativityPatch.com“Every child is an artist,” Pablo Picasso once said.
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Latin Breeze at the Golden Globes

Latin Breeze at the Golden Globes | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
On 15th of January the winners of Golden Globe Awards were announced. The 69th Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television, were held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
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Mendoza Castle

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Do you think they ever imagined? That in their time, the investment in Cristopher Columbus' voyage would mean their descendents would take the language of Castille to a new continent?
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WATER FOUNTAINS OF MADRID

WATER FOUNTAINS OF MADRID | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
The river Manzanares, although small and relatively unimportant geographically, has had a great historical importance due to its close relation to the city of Madrid.
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Video: Star Wars soldiers' gay tale in Spanish film festival ...

Two soldiers taken from the Star Wars films who must carry on their relationship in secret on the Death Star while a battle rages outside are the subject of a short Spanish film at this year's Notodo Film Festival.
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Learn Spanish Online With Spanish Poetry | Spanish

Learn Spanish Online With Spanish Poetry | Spanish | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
Spanish poetry can be found throughout history, and more often than you might imagine, with Spanish to English translations. You can find online anthologies with many authors included, and you can find single author ...
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Famous Spanish Art Galleries « The Art Gallery

Famous Spanish Art Galleries « The Art Gallery | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
httpv://youtu.be/QOSg7LFgt6Y Be Sociable, Share! Tweet.
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ROOSEVELT ISLANDER: Human Castle Pyramid Built In Spain ...

ROOSEVELT ISLANDER: Human Castle Pyramid Built In Spain ... | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
In the city of Tarragona, Spain, castellers gather every two years to see who can build the highest, most intricate human castles. This uniquely Catalan tradition requires astonishing strength, finesse, and balance.
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nourishing obscurity » Spanish music [1]

nourishing obscurity » Spanish music [1] | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
There are only six Spanish audios I have on file – here are three, the other three tomorrow. May I suggest you use right click and open in new tab – they're audio files, better to have in the background: El Chato – Que Bonita ...
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Spanish-language Fims Attract Columbus Audiences - HispanicBusiness.com

Spanish-language Fims Attract Columbus Audiences - HispanicBusiness.com | Tilting at Windmills | Scoop.it
Spanish-language Fims Attract Columbus AudiencesHispanicBusiness.comMovies from seven countries are on the schedule --including works of animation, comedy, documentary, drama and science fiction. Most are in Spanish with English subtitles.
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Here's looking at you

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Slit Drum (Teponaztli) Depicting a Warrior
Mexico, Aztec, Tlaxcala, c. 1440-1521
Wood, ceramic and tar inlay

This is a horizontal hollow drum, which would have been played during poetry recitals and ritual dances.
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Frases De Amor – Differences of Spanish Love Sayings | Poetry and ...

If you didn't already know, frases de amor are simply love sayings in Spanish. I'd like to shed clarity on differences between certain sayings. When it comes to frases de amor, there is no question they are highly regarded as ...
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ARANJUEZ MON AMOR by John Goulart Plays and Conducts

Despite being nearly blind from an early age, he achieved great success.Rodrigo's music counts among some of the most popular of the 20th century, particularly his Concierto de Aranjuez,considered one of the pinnacles of the Spanish music ...
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