How to contact us

Cañada Blanch Centre for Contemporary Spanish Studies
London School of Economics and Political Science
Clement's Inn, Tower 2, room 5.02
London WC2A 2AE

Tel.: +44 (0)20 7955 6119/6058



Forthcoming Events

Thursday 25 September 2014
Research Students' Discussion Group
Time: 16 h.
Place: LSE, Portugal Street, Cowdray House, 1st floor, Cañada Blanch Seminar Room COW1.11

Sunday 28 September 2014
Dublin Festival of History
The Last Stalinist: The Life of Santiago Carrillo
Paul Preston in conversation with Paddy Woodworth
Time: 16 h.
Place: Dublin Castle, The Printworks Venue, Castle Street, 2 Dublin, Ireland|

Thursday 9 October
The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival
Spain’s Memory Wars
A conversation between Paul Preston, Jane Rogoyska (Writer and Filmmaker) and Jeremy Treglown (Author and Literary Critic)
Time: 16.30 h.
Place: Montpellier Gardens, The Salon, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL50 1UW|

Thursday 16 October 2014
Cañada Blanch Seminar
Spanish spies in the United Kingdom during the Second World War
Speaker: Michael Alpert (Univ. Westminster)
Chair: Paul Preston
Time: 18 h.
Place: LSE, Portugal Street, Cowdray House, 1st floor, Canada Blanch Room COW1.11

Our events are free and open to all. If you would like to keep up to date with these and other events of similar interest, contact us at| to be added to our mailing list. 

Past Events

Programme overview for the past years:

- Academic year 2013-2014| 
- Academic year 2012-2013
|- Academic year 2011-2012|
- Academic year 2010-2011
|- Academic year 2009-2010|

Alberto Aza @ LSE, 14 Nov 2013
The lecture The Role of the Monarchy in the Transition to Democracy in Spain| by H.E. Alberto Aza Arias took place on 14 November 2013. 

Historical Memory II, 7 Jun 2012  
The II Conference on Historical Memory| took place on 7 June 2012.

Ugarte lecture, 10 Nov 2011 
The lecture MONDRAGON, Humanity at Work| by Josu Ugarte took place on 10 November 2011. 

Cañada Blanch homage, 3-4 Mar 2011  
The commemorative event of Vicente Cañada Blanch|, founder of the Centre, took place on 3-4 March 2011.