Brett Hetherington

Banner photos: Cornelia Kraft

Category: history


Japan's untouchables

The mystery of Make Poverty History

Girona's own: the music scene

Modern Spain, according to Muñoz Molina

Parents with a fear of rubber

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

Globalization: "Freeters, combini and Uniqlo”

"What have the unions ever done for us?"

What Franco knew about The Final Solution

The Finding of History

This order of things cannot always endure

What Franco did for the Holocaust

A view of Barcelona in the 1930's

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

Eduardo Galeano

How to confirm a stereotype

A photograph (of what is there)

A new idea (for many)...

A pluralist Spain?

In Majorca, Atoning for the Sins of 1691

“If this is a man…”

Barcelona bookseller jailed for selling Nazi literature

The past is close behind

Barcelona neo-Nazi's go free

Spain's "whistling island"

"Francoism isn't over in Spain"

The Spanish Civil War as local (recent) history

"Another dimension"

"The Catalan Footprint in Australia"

Stolen children here, stolen children there

Another interview with Australian national radio

2011 is becoming 1968

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

A hole in the wall for Barcelona’s unwanted babies

Not such a Happy New Year for Barcelona Hitler-worshipper

UPDATE on Spain's stolen babies

Spain through the eyes of Robert Hughes

Homage to Primo Levi in Girona

Muñoz Molina interviewed in English

Franco's censored books live on

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

Remembering Catalunya digitally

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

Some thoughts on "The Spanish Earth"

"Goodbye Barcelona"

Does this sound familiar...?

Why Europe?

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

New York through the eyes of a Spanish great

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

The 500 year-old voice

The Catalans in Queensland

An Englishman in Madrid

Why go the public way? (Part one)

Where have all the sad and angry songs gone?

Reaching out across the centuries (Shakespeare)

Video: talking and listening on "Our Finest Hour"

Albania's pain

Between Two Fires

Portrait of an Asturian miner

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

Real red: Corbyn and Goytisolo

Evolution's forgotten man

Why not Australia?

Removable truths

Why I Write (and) What Tom Wrote

What would George Orwell say about Europe?

What is to be done?

History's hand at Martorell's bridge

The nearest thing to a revolution

The colours of Asturias

The great human paella

Women I admire

God is an Englishman (Donald Horne)


Remembering Pau Casals

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

Spain once planned to invade Australia with an armada

Extract from "Slow Travels in Unsung Spain"

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