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The Corpus Christi Fair is from 26 May to 3 June (Corpus: Thursday, 31 May)
120 years since
•Lorca was born: 5 June 1898
•Angel Ganivet, author of Granada la bella, committed suicide: 29 November
100 years since
•Impresiones y paisajes was published: April 1918
•The two editions of El Gallo were published: March & May 1918
•Two talks on contemporary painting (eulogising Salvador Dalí) were given at the Ateneo: 11 & 26 October 1918
90 years since
•the first publication of Romancero Gitano: April 1928
•the crime of Níjar (catalyst for Bodas de Sangre): 25 July 1928
•Venue: Centro Cultural Federico García Lorca. Granada
Exhibition: Una habitación propia. A Room of One's Own. From Federico García Lorca's stay at (between 1919 and 1928) and later visits to (until 1936) the Residencia de Estudiantes; organised jointly by the Fundación Federico García Lorca and the Residencia de Estudiantes,
This is the first instalment of the Lorca Legacy, which is being transferred from the Residencia in Madrid to the Lorca Centre.
Open Tuesday - Saturday 11h - 14h and 18h - 21h; Sunday 11h - 14h
14 de mayo: Angelita Montoya celebrates lady poets who belonged to the Generación de ’27.
THIRD CYCLE OF FLAMENCO NIGHTS
•VENUE: Teatro Municipal "La Chumbera"
El Drom Flamenco
Gala fin de curso
Escuela internacional de Mannolete
Until 20 May: "El 27 y los Jóvenes Argonautas de la nave Gongorina."
Until 16 December: La ciencia de Al-Andalus. Palacio de Dar el Horra.
GENERATION OF '27. ABOVE: MEN & WOMEN AUTHORS
BELOW: IMPORTANT AUTHORS (MEN)
SCIENCE IN AL-ANDALUS
• From Monday to Sunday, 10h a 17h. Sunday free entry
Festival Internacional de Poesia / International Poetry Festival
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28 June. Simple Minds.
Exhibition: El niño de las Pinturas / The Boy who does the Paintings.
From 26 April to 3 June 2018 in the Cuarto Real de Santo Domingo.
From Monday to Sunday, 10 - 14 / 17 - 21 h
Raúl Ruiz is 'el Niño de las Pinturas', Granada's Banksy.
This exhibition is of his studio works, 'leaving the street for more opportune moments', he says; works in which he has transferred the essence of his street art to the more conventional medium of canvas. His street art blends classical drawing, painting and poetry with inspirational roots in the comic, cartoons, and Arabic writing. He says.
There is also sculpture executed in collaboration with José Mansilla Melero, a photographic review of his more important graffiti from all over the world, and a video filmed for the occasion, explaining how the creative process of translating street art to the studio works.
Midsummer Night Festival of Water and Ham. Lanjaron.
Midsummer night, on the eve of Saint John's, 24 June, - that's when the Carrera del Agua, the Water Run, takes place, lasting about an hour. The one and a half kilometre run is a free-for-all, when people drench each other with any means available: hosepipes, water-filled balloons, buckets of water, water pistols....
There is also a lively procession along the town's main street, with music and fancy dress...
Fiestas del Agua y el Jamón. Lanjarón.