Dr. Margarita Márquez and Regina Martínez Idarreta exposed their papers last thursday, during the third seminar of the AE research group chaired by Professor Eva Botella Ordinas, AE´s coordinator. Regina Martínez Idarreta made an exposition on her researchs about the use of language in the Basque politics. After the presentations there were two interesting debates about the papers.
On the other hand, Prof. Marquez made an original presentation of her work about the feelings towards Spain and independence in Puerto Rico, which finished with an Habanera compained by images of 1898’s war.
On friday, all the group went to Providence to visit The John Carter Brown Library, where we were welcame by the library’s director, Edward Widmer. He showed us all the place and explained us how they work. He even ask the group to make any kind of suggestions, as researchers, in order to improve the library’s services.