Centre for the Study of Hispanic Exile



Significant Events

1901 Pau Casals
Began touring the USA annually
1934 Rafael Alberti
Co-founds the revolutionary journal Octubre with María Teresa León. Invited to the First Congress of Soviet Writers. Travels around Russia. Invited to Rome by Valle-Inclán. Gives lectures and recitals in America.
1937 Ramón J. Sender
The Republican Government sends him to the USA to speak in favour of the Republic. He speaks in New York's Madison Square Gardens. Returns to Spain.
Jun 1938 José Bergamín
Trip to the USA to gain support for the Republic
1939 José Moreno Villa
Becomes professor of the Casa de España (later, Colegio de México), since its foundation.
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