Project of the University of Alicante for the reconstruction of our history through radio sound material, focusing on the years of the Franco regime and the transition to democracy
The Valencian Library has begun the process of digitization of audiovisual and sound heritage which has among its funds, the 'File of the Word', containing 15,000 documents, including interviews with writers, scientists, painters and artists like Max Aub, Gonzalo Torrente Ballester, Miguel Delibes, Ana Maria Matute and Carmen Martin Gaite.
The Crimes of All Saints' Day is a film that is being assembled and which appear as sound atmosphere some of the audios of Devuélveme la voz.
This feature film based in a short of the same name is directed by Héctor Escandell and Vicente Torres. The plot is acclimatised in a small village of Ibiza during the Franco regime where repeat a series of crimes all the years.
Francisco Rojas has participated like speaker in the course of summer of the University of Alcalá 'Literature, theatre and censorship during the Franco regime', organised by the professor Fernando Larraz. There it has presented our project "Devuélvme la voz" and has given the conference 'Censorship and publishing dissidence'.
In the course have analysed , from different perspectives, the ways of performance of the censorship in the literary works, and more specifically, in the theatrical. In this way, this type of literary creation had to happen the filter of a specific "Junta de Censura" that worked until 1978.
The port of Alicante will revive the depature of the ship 'Stanbrook' with representation during Thursday and Friday July of the work 'Mar de Almendros', wich relate the escaped of hundreds of people of the Civil War in this same place while the fascist strengths took the city on 29 March 1939.
The play will represent all the Thursdays and Friday from the day 7 July, in the esplanade of the port of Alicante to the 21.15 hours.
Thanks to Sindical Radio of CC.OO l'Alacantí-Les Moreres by the space that devoted us in his past program of day 10 June (minute 52 and 25 seconds of the program) inside the Corner of the cat.
In the program besides treated different subjects subjects of sindical actuality and the problematic of the workers of the home and the labour health.
The Valencian Library has shipped in the ambitious project of digitalisation of his audible and audiovisual bottoms, that cover from interviews of the sixty to authors like Matute and Delibes until vinyls of groups of the eighty, like Social Security and The Inhuman.
The danger that many of them, because of his chemical structure, expire the strips of video are about to to do it and are irretrievable has promoted the urgency by safeguard in digital format, with the aim also to catalog them and do them accessible for researchers en el future, as it happens already with the bibliographic and documentary archive.
We do us echo of the publication of the book Amalio Sentandreu Franco. In Memorian, work written by Àlvar Sentandreu Bo that it was presented day backwards, centred in the work written and the social work of a charismatic priest in the period of the Franco regime, Amalio Sentandreu.
Don Amalio was a priest concerned by the disadvantaged and by the education of the boys in the hard postwar. In our web can hear his voice in a special program of Radio Alcoy devoted to the penitent Casimiro Barello.
Until ends of the seventies of the 20th century the theatrical companies had to review the texts to represent and present them to the Board of Censorship of Theatrical Works.
Cinema and theatre were the most pursued arts by the censorship when heading to a very numerous public that increased of exponential form the supposed character subersivo that attributed them .
These and other subjects related will be tackled during the month of June in the University of Alcalá in his courses of summer during the course "Literature, theatre and censorship during the Franco regime" in which our mate Francisco Rojas Clear presented a relative communication to the censorship in the publishing world.
Next Friday 15 April we will participate in this destined Day to that the alumnado university and the archiveros adentren in the knowledge of different typologies of archives, his bottoms and collections, knowing the works of diffusion and communication that realise from these institutions.
One of these examples is the sample organised by the Provincial Historical Archive of Alicante "The Education of those boys".
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