Here's a fantastic blog about our Conscience & Conflict exhibition by author Lydia Syson. Her first novel for teenagers, A World Between Us, is set among British International Brigaders in the Spanish Civil War and its hero is an artist.
The History Girls: 'Intervene in the field of the imagination' by Lydia Syson
I really enjoyed this post. Other than reading the usual writers, Laurie Lee etc, I have never looked at the Spanish Civil War from the point of view of British artists and I am really surprised to see that the support for the Republicans was so extensive in UK. I saw a wonderful exhibition in Madriā¦
4:10pm 27 Mar 2015