General Franco

Spain's growing culture war over General Franco

26 July 2021 8:00 pm

There are hundreds of mass graves dotted around the Spanish countryside. In roadside ditches, down hillside gullies, dumped in pits…

Haunted by the past: Last Days in Cleaver Square, by Patrick McGrath, reviewed

22 May 2021 9:00 am

At the risk of encroaching on Spectator Competition territory, what is the least surprising thing for any given narrator in…

The Life and Death of the Spanish Republic, by Henry Buckley - review

10 August 2013 9:00 am

With Spain’s economic crisis in the forefront of global news, it would be fascinating to see what a reporter of…