The Spanish civil war
blood and inkStreaming Video - 2005 | Spanish
When Spain's army mutinied against the Second Republic in 1936, it marked the beginning of a bitter civil war that lasted three years and cost one million Spanish lives. In this program, respected authorities elaborate on the writings and personalities of those who captured this devastating period in poetry and prose. Dramatic readings include excerpts from Rafael Alberti's "Romancero General de la Guerra," Antonio Machado's "Muerte de un Nino Herido," Jose Maria Peman's "De Ellos Es el Mundo" and "Poema de la Bestia y el Angel," and Miguel Hernandez' Viento del Pueblo.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2002
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (49 min.) :,sd., col., digital
Alternative Title: Blood and ink