Students at the College of William and Mary, under the direction of Prof. Cate-Arries, have collected testimonies of family members whose relatives were killed during the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939) and Franco dictatorship (1939-1975). Please visit http://francoswar.blogs.wm.edu/ to learn more about the project and read amazing stories of loss, survival and memory.
Watching the Sky
by Robert Capa
Professor Davis’s Spanish 102 class was fortunate to have Professor Jim Baer share his experiences from a 2012 sabbatical trip to Cuba with them today. He spoke about the history of Protestant churches in the island and much more. Prof. Baer believes that changes in U.S.-Cuba relations will be gradual.
Nevertheless, here is a list to keep in mind if/when you can visit Cuba: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/updates/8-places-see-congress-lifts-cuba-travel-ban/