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Xabier Docampo

Xabier Docampo was born in 1946 at Rabade, Lugo.  He was promoter of Galician language and culture, writer, actor, storyteller, writer and teacher.  He was also an active storyteller and animator in school libraries.  He was also a recipient of … Continue reading

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Contos en Cantos de Oqo

Contos en Cantos de Oqo or Tales in Corners was written by Almuneda Janeiro and illustrated by Maurizio AC Quarello. This book is also offered together with a CD and DVD.  The book is a complete package that offers a … Continue reading

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Roseira do Teu Mencer

The Roseira do Teu Mencer or Rose of your Dawn was written by Xose Maria Alvarez Blasquez and illustrated by Manuel Uhia.  The book edition was published by General de Galicia last 2008.  It is a collection of poems dedicated … Continue reading

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O Catecismo do Labrego

O Catecismo do Labrego or the Catechism of the Farmer was written by Valentin Lamas Carvajal and published under his pseudonym “Fray Marcos of Portela”.   It is a beautifully written prose that paves way for him to earn various … Continue reading

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Poesia Galega Completa

Poesia Galega Completa or Full Galician Poetry was written by Celso and edited by Ramon Nicholas.  This is a collection of the literary editions of general classics in Galicia.   This book presents a great poetry portfolio which is gathered by … Continue reading

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Non Podo Escribir Outro Fridom Spik a Mina Ollada Mudou Para Mais Perversa

The phrase Non Podo Escribir Outro Fridom Spik a Mina Ollada Mudou Para Mais Perversa if translated in English would mean I can not write another “Fridom Spike”, my gaze shifted to more perverse.   Fridom Spik is a book … Continue reading

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Uxio Broullon

Uxio Broullon is a well known graphic designer and illustrator.  He studied in the Art School # 10 in Madrid, and he also made a lot of illustrations and posters for different projects. He also won the 2011 Poster Competition … Continue reading

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CalendariodasLetras09 Baixa

CalendariodasLetras09 baixa means Calendar of Letters 09 low in English text, if translated.  The Calendar of Letters is initiated by the Ministry of Culture and Sports.  It is released yearly to provide social plans in Galicia. The important days for … Continue reading

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Anxo Angueira Viturro

Anxo Angueira Viturro was born on January 13, 1961 in Mansell, Dodro.  He is a distinguished scholar and writer of the Galician literature.  He participated in the Rosalia 21 show in 2008 to showcase the jazz poetry of Rosalia de … Continue reading

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