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This is how a book is made

This is how a book is made

A book is many things but also a product that comes to market after a process involving several professionals . From the author to the reader, we synthesize that path in 13 sections 1. The author Joan-Lluís Lluís: "The most important moment of the year" […]

The role of William Morris

The role of William Morris

The borders that serve as background on these pages correspond to wallpapers that can still be seen in modern homes. And yet they were designed in the mid-nineteenth century. Its creator, William Morris (1834-1896), was a Brit who wanted to contribute to making the lives […]

The day that Franco entered Catalonia

The day that Franco entered Catalonia

On March 27, 1938, the troops of legionaries and Moroccans commanded by General Yagüe entered in the morning at Barbastro and Fraga and towards the Massalcoreig the first Catalan town occupied by the Francoist army. Yagüe had broken the republican defenses and after crossing the […]

"It was my turn to sing the music that I like"

"It was my turn to sing the music that I like"

Behind the powerful presence of Michele McCain there is a versatile, splendid voice and an irrepressible presence. Singer, actress, composer, storyteller and positive empathy carrier, McCain has an overwhelming work curriculum. Brooklyn already practiced as a dancer before the public with 13 years before a […]

"I need new sensations because if I do not get bored"

"I need new sensations because if I do not get bored"

He looks happy, happy and relaxed. Although the latter, in the case of the eternally restless Manolo García, may be an appearance. In any case, the Barcelonian musician suffers satisfaction when he talks about Ray Geometry (Sony), his new album that will be released this […]

Beatty and Dunaway will return to present the Oscar to the best film

Beatty and Dunaway will return to present the Oscar to the best film

One year after the historical fiasco at the time of unveiling the Oscar winner for the best film Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway will return to present that category in the This Sunday's ceremony, reported the TMZ portal, specialized in celebrity news. According to sources […]

Mom has committed suicide, can you pass me the turkey?

Mom has committed suicide, can you pass me the turkey?

The world will be strange, okay, but the stories of José Ovejero (Madrid, 1958), even more. The volume thus titled,                      Strange world  (Pages of Foam), collects 19 stories in which the tragic or absurd provoke the permanent …

The million dollar question: How many fingers do you see here?

The million dollar question: How many fingers do you see here?

This article belongs to the fictional series Especies Urbanas, authored by John William Wilkinson and published on Sundays on the La Vanguardia website. Due to the blatantly partisan nature of politics throughout Spain, the only unavoidable requirement of their lordships to occupy a seat is […]

The incredible faces that Daniel Day-Lewis has given us

The incredible faces that Daniel Day-Lewis has given us

If there is an actor of meticulous and selective method to unsuspected limits, capable of getting into the skin of his characters until he even gets sick for them, that is Daniel Day-Lewis . With nearly forty years of career behind him, this London 60-year-old […]

The best-selling books of the week (January 20, 2018)

The best-selling books of the week (January 20, 2018)

The greatest deeds and the most unusual records have always been quoted in the publishing market and in the favor of the readers. This week's non-fiction lists reflect this, where on one side we see the 'Guinness World Records 2018' well located and, on the […]