‘The absence of work in Spanish for the Nobel Prize in Literature, shows editorial racism’

1634851091 The absence of work in Spanish for the Nobel Prize

ABDULRAZAK GURNAH, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2021, was awarded “for his uncompromising and compassionate insight into the effects of colonialism and the fate of the refugee in the gulf between cultures and continents,” according to the award-winning Swedish Academy. . The author, born on the island of Zanzibar, in Tanzania, fled … Read more

Rosalía is nominated again as ‘Best Latin Artist’ being Spanish: why?

1634756713 Rosalia is nominated again as Best Latin Artist being Spanish

The MTV EMAs Awards will once again be held with audiences in the stands and artists on stage, performing live and handing out awards. The László Papp stadium in Budapest will host the gala next November 14th. This Wednesday the nominees for the awards were announced, where Justin Bieber starts as a favorite with eight … Read more

Salamandra to publish the work of Nobel laureate Abdulrazak Gurnah in Spanish

Salamandra to publish the work of Nobel laureate Abdulrazak Gurnah

Penguin Random House has announced that its publishers Salamandra, in Spanish, and La Magrana, in Catalan, will publish the work of the last Nobel Prize winner in Literature, the Tanzanian writer Abdulrazak Gurnah. The first title to be edited will be By the Sea, originally published in 2001 and which already had a Spanish edition … Read more

Mario Vargas Llosa and the importance of “keeping written Spanish alive”

Mario Vargas Llosa and the importance of keeping written Spanish

Vargas Llosa with the Chilean writer Jorge Edwards (left) and in the center, Toni Cantó, director of the Office for the Spanish language of the Community of Madrid Today it took place An encounter for the culture of freedom in the Spanish municipality of San Lorenzo de El Escorial full of culture, education, politics, economics … Read more

Spanish photographer Emilio Morenatti, Pulitzer Prize 2021

Spanish photographer Emilio Morenatti Pulitzer Prize 2021

Photographer Emilio Morenatti, originally from Jerez, photographer for the American news agency Associated Press (AP), received the Pulitzer Prize for best photographic report this Friday. This most important journalism prize, awarded for more than a century by Columbia University (New York), was awarded to him for his photographs taken of the elderly in Spain during … Read more

“We had no idea it was going to end up on the red carpet”: Mans, the Spanish firm that dresses global star Shawn Mendes

1634142953 We had no idea it was going to end up

The VMA (Video Music Awards) awards, where the American network MTV celebrates the best of the audiovisual scene, are not usually considered the most elegant event of the year. In fact, they can be a challenge to the eye: since 1984, a baroque feast of impossible outfits has been organized in them – from Busta … Read more

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