The eyes of the world upon us

The international press has overcome its surprise at the mass September 11 protests and now shows a deeper interest in the Catalan process

Maribel Bover

Maribel Bover school of dance

Here to stay

Why did you leave Catalonia?Because I wanted to become a professional writer and I thought this was the perfect country.Why did you choose Iceland?Jules Verne said the hole in the centre of the Earth is...

Vador Manera

Fisherman and educator

Land of kindness

Why did you leave Catalonia?I left Catalonia 35 years ago in fact. I first went to Andorra where I lived for over 20 years and then 11 years ago I came to Essaouira. I left Catalonia after finishing my...

Fania Oz-Salzberger
Historian and author of Jews and Words

'Ours is not a bloodline, but a textline'

Israeli writer and historian Fania Oz-Salzberger was in Girona last month to give the lecture, La identitat jueva més enllà de la religió (Jewish Identity beyond Religion), bringing to a close the series...


Let’s keep calm and do it our way

Marcela Topor
from the editor
Marcela Topor

The world is watching Catalonia

Neil Stokes
Neil Stokes

The currency of knowledge

Matthew Tree
Long-term resident
Matthew Tree


viewpoint. brett hetherington
Journalist and writer/

Tragedy in Turkey

Barney Griffiths
Barney Griffiths

The sovereignty issue

Mossos continue to resist


Cultural manifesto in favour of self- determination


State police union files lawsuit against Terribas

An organisation representing Spanish Guardia Civil officers, the Unión de Oficiales Guardia Civil Profesional, has filed a lawsuit against the presenter of the El Matí radio programme on Catalunya Ràdio,...

Maribel Bover

Vador Manera

Anna Espelt

Here to stay

Land of kindness

In two worlds

The eyes of the world upon us

From the beach to the classroom

germany. international press reaction

German pragmatism

Crime between two worlds

Maite Maneu

Language matters

Cooking with style

daniel pALOMERAS. GP and writer

A murderer on the Costa Brava

British Barcelona

Catalan literature takes a step forward


Signs of change on the horizon


Garlic from Belltall

Wine cellar. ANNA VICENS

Wine route through Priorat

Driverless cars: who will pay the price?

Quantum leap

THE YOUTUBE phenomenom

Profession: YouTuber

Barcelona, September 2017
Photo: ACN

Sep 11, 2017: the definitive Diada?

Barcelona, July 2017
Photo: Fund. Catalunya-La Pedrera

Art transforms life

Girona, June 2016
Photo: quim puig

The night of bonfires and coca

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