Brett Hetherington

Banner photos: Cornelia Kraft

Category: history

In Benjamin's name: A new prize for creativity in Catalunya

Remembering Catalunya digitally

How to confirm a stereotype

Muñoz Molina interviewed in English

A new idea (for many)...

The nearest thing to a revolution

Real red: Corbyn and Goytisolo

Barcelona bookseller jailed for selling Nazi literature

"The Catalan Footprint in Australia"

Why Europe?

In Majorca, Atoning for the Sins of 1691

What Franco did for the Holocaust

Stolen children here, stolen children there

This order of things cannot always endure

Why go the public way? (Part one)

Evolution's forgotten man

Globalization: "Freeters, combini and Uniqlo”


Removable truths

Not such a Happy New Year for Barcelona Hitler-worshipper

Modern Spain, according to Muñoz Molina

Where have all the sad and angry songs gone?

Remembering Pau Casals

What Franco knew about The Final Solution

Orwell's Barcelona, December 1936 (& who really are the "wealth creators")

UPDATE on Spain's stolen babies

Why not Australia?

Another interview with Australian national radio

Spain once planned to invade Australia with an armada

Spain through the eyes of Robert Hughes

Spain's "whistling island"

Franco's censored books live on

The mystery of Make Poverty History

History's hand at Martorell's bridge

A Very Brief History of Ladino Literature/ Manuel Forcano’s “Catalan Jews”

“If this is a man…”

Barcelona neo-Nazi's go free

A hole in the wall for Barcelona’s unwanted babies

God is an Englishman (Donald Horne)

The Spanish Civil War as local (recent) history

Eduardo Galeano

Why I Write (and) What Tom Wrote

Video: talking and listening on "Our Finest Hour"

"The role of culture in Europe’s crisis." (My translation.)

What would George Orwell say about Europe?

A photograph (of what is there)

“When we are born, we are all Moors” ...

Japan's untouchables

The Catalans in Queensland

Albania's pain

The past is close behind

I don't think,...therefore I am

"Goodbye Barcelona"

Women I admire

A view of Barcelona in the 1930's

Some thoughts on "The Spanish Earth"

An Englishman in Madrid

Reaching out across the centuries (Shakespeare)

Translation of “There is only one race: the human race.”

Girona's own: the music scene

The colours of Asturias

2011 is becoming 1968


"New project honors thousands of Jews who braved Catalan Pyrenees to escape Holocaust"

Does this sound familiar...?

Between Two Fires

New York through the eyes of a Spanish great

The Finding of History

The great human paella

"Francoism isn't over in Spain"

Parents with a fear of rubber

A pluralist Spain?

The 500 year-old voice

VIDEO: Public reading of an excerpt from "Slow Travels in Unsung Spain"

Homage to Primo Levi in Girona

"Another dimension"

What is to be done?

Portrait of an Asturian miner

"What have the unions ever done for us?"

"My name change saved my life." - The last British soldier to fight Franco dies at age 94