Article published in:Aproximació a l'altre / An approach to the other: Biografies, semblances i retrats / Biographies, resemblances and portraits
Edited by Enric Balaguer, Maria Jesús Francés and Vicent Vidal
[IVITRA Research in Linguistics and Literature 11] 2015
► pp. 125–132
Catalan national identity and popular biographies from Editorial Alcides
The 1960s saw the publication in Catalan society of a collection of popular biographies from a small and little-known publishing house, Editorial Alcides. This study focuses on the subjects of the biographies and proposes that the main aim of the publishers was to reconstruct Catalan national identity.
Published online: 02 December 2015