News from the blog of the National Library of Spain in which described the process of preservation and digitization of its collection of records of slate.
His vast collection of this type of material ranges from early mid-20th century and cover music including operas and jazz styles, through classical music, fragments of symphonies, swing, copla, many songs popular, classic Spanish, flamenco and others.
More than a thousand of these disks can be heard in the Biblioteca Digital Hispánica
We present you this present project which has as its central axis research from an artistic proposal the complex meanings of identity which supposed to belong to the second generation of the religious of the Spanish Civil war in Mexico.
The central part of the project is a walk that is to travel back over their tracks: from Argelès-sur-mer to Barcelona on foot, documenting the journey in photography and video. The action of this tour in reverse, has as conceptual basis representation of a rite, a pilgrimage. It is imaginary a man returning to his homeland after exile.
Twenty students of librarianship of the IES Virgen del Remedio of Alicante have visited during the 13th and 14th of March various units of the library of the University of Alicante
Students and future librarians visited our facilities and we did a tour of the past through different recordings of our portal.
Thank you for your visit
We offer podcasts of programs where we have intervened. First of all, in the Cadena COPE program dedicated to the University, "Campús COPE", in particular in its programme number 35 issued on 19 March.
Likewise, the past March 22 aired the interview with the Director of the project, Remedios Blanes, in the program "Amigos de la onda corta" of Radio Exterior of Spain presented by Antonio Buitrago.
"Protest song, censorship and messages" is the name of the article made by the specialist in musical censorship Roberto Blanco Torres to Devuélveme la voz.
Roberto Torres has focused on what has been called song protest and shows us different examples of how censorship altered the final result of the creative work.
First circular of the Congress
Following the scientific calls the Basque Association “Hamaika Bide”has been doing for the study and dissemination of the culture of the exile caused by the war of 1936-1939, work which are reflecting their 12 Conference proceedings, in this 2013 is focused as the axis of work different artistic expressions and exile.
The Congress will be held in San Sebastian and Bilbao in November 2013. Presentations by well-known specialists will be presented. Now seeks the participation of people that address different areas of artistic work- pictorial, sculpture, graphic, architectural…- developed in the years of exile. Within the various artistic fields Congress will aim both for the exile of Basque origin Republican exiles in general.
Those interested in participating with their contributions should be sent before 1 June 2013 the same title and a summary of its proposal in 300 words to the e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. These proposals will be considered by a specialized Committee that will decide which may be of interest to the Congress. The final text of accepted papers must be sent to the Scientific Committee before September 15, 2013. The characteristics that must have written texts will be announcing.
The Organizing Committee is formed by the doctors:Carolina Erdocia, Mercedes Acillona and Josu Txueka.
Today at the University of Valencia exhibition opens:
"Memory and validity of a commitment, University students against the dictatorship"
The exhibition will be exposed in the historical building of the University of Valencia in La nave Street from today until September 1, 2013 with the following opening hours: Tuesday to Saturday from 10 to 14 hours and from 16 to 20 hours. Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.
The University of Alicante, through Devuélveme la voz, has collaborated with the transfer of several recordings from the Radio Paris sound collection about how the political news of Spain were reflected in the French press.
Last March seven premiered in Seville the documentary "The teachers of the Republic". The film, directed by Pilar Pérez Solano, tells how these teachers symbolized the social and cultural transformation of the second Republic project.
The new regime was a major advance in the field of rights for women. In addition to ensuring the social right to education, creating schools to combat ignorance and poverty.
Special program dedicated to Radio Paris and its two most famous speakers, Julián Antonio Ramírez and Adelita del Campo by the program of the National Radio of Spain, Radio 5, "The radio of the thousand times" directed by Luis Zaragoza. In Devuélveme la voz have collaborated with part of the contents of the program.
There are 32 recommendations, short and long term, involving the public and private sectors. It is the continuation of the preservation law of the year 2000 that urged the institution to implement an extensive programme of national preservation of sound recordings included for educational purposes. The plan is the cumulative result of more than one decade of work in the library.
In addition to the news from the BBC that we have incorporated, we leave other related links of interest:
Among the latest funds incorporated into the portal we highlight those related to Cartagena. They are field recordings, made with the tape recorder in hand, later to be enhances in the programs of the Radiodiffusion-Télévision française, especially in their broadcasts in Spanish.
They are a total of six recordings, we highlight in the painting Studio Navarro-Luzzy, where a gathering of painters and poets such as unfolded: Ramón Alonso Luzzy, Vicente Ros García, Enrique Gabriel Navarro, Manuel García Panadero, Nicomedes Gómez Sánchez, José María Álvarez, Agustín Meseguer, Francisco Carles Egea and Carlos Aullón.
This book is made by historians Ãngel Beneito Lloris and Francesc-X. BLAY Meseguer and by journalist Natxo Lara Jornet that bring us closer to the life of Francisco Aura: fighter in the Spanish civil war, exiled to France and later imprisoned in the concentration camp of Mauthaussen until its liberation in 1945.
In the book are excerpts from interviews with Francisco Aura and testimonies of all the terrible experiences that had to deal with. A perfect tribute and recognition to Francisco Aura with the idea that we should not forget.
The book is available in our catalogue: http://bit.ly/ZOWfjs