Hispanic Arts Scotland

Public Debate ‘Old Spain and New Spain: Looking Back, Looking Forward’

Description 13.30: Session 1 | Looking Back: '20th Century Spain' followed by Panel Q&A. Guest speakers: John Manson | Poet, translator and scholar of the Spanish Civil War period; John Elliot (Langholm Fair Cryer) | Geordie Mcintyre |Folksinger and specialist of the Civil War songs; David Featherstone | Academic and writer

15.30: Session 2 | Looking Forward: '21st Century Spain and the New Europe' followed by Panel Q&A. Guest speakers: Alasdair Campbell | Poet and former director of the Tolbooth Arts Centre, Stirling; Mari Cruz García Vallejo | IT consultant, journalist and social activist  

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Category Hispanic Festival 2011
Dates 12/10/2011
Time 13:15:00 - 17:00:00
Price £0.00
Tags N/A
Phone 0131 242 8100
Venue Edinburgh Central Library
Venue Address 7-9 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh
Venue Postcode EH1 1EG