Spanish Civil War program in Torrance, CA

October 12, 2016

Torrance The Foreign Language Department’s Spanish program at El Camino Community College (Torrance, California) is commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Spanish Civil War with a series of activities and lectures from November 8 to 12.

The five-day program includes talks on mass graves, pictorial art, military fortifications, news coverage in the US of the conflict, humanitarian aid, exile, music, and dance, as well as a photography exhibit featuring the work of three photographers who covered the war from both Republican- and Nationalist-controlled territory. On November 8 at 11:30am, best-selling author Adam Hochschild will give a talk about Americans in the Spanish Civil War. The program will close with a concert. The entire program–available online here–is free and open to the public. 

Click here for a detailed program in pdf.