Northern Spain Reading and Watch List


The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha, by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

The Shadow of the Wind, by Carlos Ruiz Zafon, translated by Lucia Graves’s%20coronation%20in%20Segovia&pg=PA4#v=onepage&q=isabella’s%20coronation%20in%20Segovia&f=false


Almodovar, everything from All About My Mother to Volver

Belle Epoche, by Fernando Trueba

Butterfly, by Jose Luis Cuerda

Gloria, by Sebastian Lelio (for 50+ female audience)

The Way, Emilio Estavez


Antonio Gaudi, (1985), Hiroshi Teshigahara

El Greco, an Artist’s Odyssey, David Hammer

Picasso: The Legacy, Jordan Patterson


Gonzalez Echevarria, Yale University, Don Quixote (Introduction – you can audit this whole course if you are crazy like me)

Sister Wendy on Las Maninas by Valezquez:

The Botafumeiro at St. James Cathedral:


The Local, Spain’s news in English:







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