Life under Franco, According to Zafón

Finally, we come to my conclusion. I’m going to keep it brief, a task that I have failed to complete in my previous posts, but I don’t want to get too into depth with my analysis or I’ll go off the deep end. I’ve got to save something for my actual paper, dudes.

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Dear Franco, Was there anyone you didn’t hate? Love, Leksa

So in this post I will attempt to give you a bit of historical background for the setting of The Shadow of the Wind. Please forgive any bias (ok, there’s a lot of bias) that may present itself in this writing; in this informal setting of the blog I’ll probably let loose my own personal opinions a bit more than in my final paper. But here goes:

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Shadows of Censorship

Parc de la Ciutadella in Barcelona

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