Tag: Cervantes

Was Cervantes Catalan?

Historians with the Catalan separatist-leaning Institute Nova Història say that for centuries, Castilian Spanish leaders have ignored or downplayed the role of Catalunya in the country’s history.Jordi Bilbeny, director of investigations at the institute claims that Castilian leaders have for hundreds of years tried to take credit for the accomplishments of Catalan people. Last month, the institute held seminars...

Cervantes Sets an Example in Bucharest

Spanish government funds free or low-cost Spanish classes in Bucharest Romania for children whose parents are working in SpainThe Cervantes Institute in the Romanian capital of Bucharest has designed a free Spanish teaching program for the children of Romanians living in Spain to facilitate the integration of the kids when they reunite with their families and to improve their...