Interview

Wolf Lepenies
German professor, sociologist and writer

WOLF Lepenies

During a recent trip to Catalonia, the German professor, sociologist and writer gave his expert analysis of the relationships between the different states of the European Union, the Brexit issue, and the rise of populism

Rachel Shock
Reverend of the Anglican Church on Costa Brava

Aiming to reach out

We talk to Rachel Shock, the new reverend of the Anglican Church on the Costa Brava, about her new mission and the upcoming Christmas fair

allen buchanan
Professor of philosophy and international law

Allen Buchanan

While the US professor admits that it might already be too late, the expert on secession processes argues for making a final attempt at dialogue between Catalonia and Spain

Rubí
Espanyol's head coach

“Leaders? I see a team capable of anything“

Espanyol changed their head coach this summer, replacing Quique Sánchez Flores with up and coming coach Rubi. L’Esportiu caught up with him to chat about the club’s impressive start to the season

Mike Duff
Entrepreneur

Sustainability and improvement

Tell us about your background. You’re Canadian, but you’ve lived in many places. Why Catalonia?I found out about Catalonia on a road trip, when I was living in Nice, and my girlfriend’s father drove...

ada perallada
Chef

Pointers for autumn in the kitchen

Chef Ada Parellada is known for her love of local, seasonal products at her Semproniana restaurant (carrer Rosselló, 148, Barcelona). As autumn fruits are the protagonists of her menus at this time of...

Jaume Roures

REPUBLICAN OF THE YEAR AWARD Readers and subscribers of La Republica voted to acknowledge the producer’s professional and personal career

Andrew Staffell
Musician

Making music fun and accessible

Why did you choose to come to Barcelona?I’m from London, and I came to Barcelona 10 ten years ago, I wanted a break and it didn’t take me long to get used to the Mediterranean style. Barcelona is a...

Ben Emmerson
British lawyer specialised in human rights

Ben Emmerson

The lawyer defending exiled and jailed Catalan leaders before the UN gives his take on the political situation

Eva Millet
Journalist

Eva Millet

The journalist’s recipe for raising children is, above all, based on common sense