Tag Archives: Galicia

Lecturas Compartidas

Lecturas Compartidas or Shared Reading is an ongoing project of Reading Libraries.  In some libraries, they welcome even college students to take part in shared reading for the younger students.  In this way, it will be easier for the community … Continue reading

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Cando era Tempo de Inverno

Cando era Tempo de Inverno or When it was Winter Time was written by Pepa Barrios and Illustrated by Sotelo Blanco. This book presents a different life stories about the post war in Lugo and other provincial towns.  It presents a … Continue reading

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Roberto Vidal Bolano

Roberto Vidal Bolano was born on 1950 in Santiago and he died in 2002 in the same city.  He was a member of the “Group Abrente” which is responsible for the upgrading and renewing the written and dramatic representations of … Continue reading

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Kalandraka

Kalandraka is an editorial publishing house in Pontevedra specializing in the publishing of children’s book.  It was created in 1998 from a group of educated people and experts in children’s literature including writers, broadcasters and animators.  It started with only … Continue reading

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O Segundo Sexo Tomo I os Feitos e os Mitos

The O Segundo Sexo Tomo I os Feitos e os Mitos or The Second Sex Volume I the Facts and Myths is an essay form written by Simone de Beauvoir and translated by Marga Rodriguez Marcuno.  This work is essential … Continue reading

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Livro das Devoracions

Livro das Devoracions was written by an illustrious author, essayist, poet and professor – Pilar Pallares. Livro das Devoracions or Rids the Devouring was considered as a milestone of the Galician poetry as it presents something new to the readers.  Miguel … Continue reading

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Oscar Villan

Oscar Villan was a graduate of Bachelor of Fine Arts with Specialization in Painting in the Facultade Ponteverda.  He illustrated the famous book Kalandraka which earned him the title of National Illustration Award in 1999. He was also an illustrator … Continue reading

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Xurxo Borrazas

Xurxo Borrazas is a well known Galician writer who was born on August 1963. His writings present a radical, explicit and narrative approach both in the treatment and choice of his topics.  He presents a formal way of writing with … Continue reading

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Caderno Alvarez Blazquez Praza

The translation of Caderno Alvarez Blazquez Praza is Notebook Alvarez Blasquez Square.  In celebration of the Dia das Letras Galegas, the event is dedicated to Maria Alvarez Xose Blasquez for his great contributions in the Galician literature. Maria Xose Blasquez … Continue reading

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Muller Ceiba

Muller Ceiba or Loose Woman is a Galician Edition Book written by Sandra Cisneros and translated by Marilar Aleixandre. It is a 98 pages book which is described as controversial and explosive. It is about a woman who voice out … Continue reading

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