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



Summer Events 2015 

Thursday 30 April 2015
Research Students' Discussion Group
Time: 16 h.
Place: LSE, Portugal Street, Cowdray House, 1st floor, Seminar Room 1.11

Wednesday 22 April 2015
Societad General d’Autors i Editors, Barcelona
Els internats de la por
Documentary film presented by Montse Armengou and Ricard Belis (directors) together with Joan Salvat and Paul Preston
Time: 19h.
Place: Sala Mompou, Societad General d’Autors i Editors, Passeig de Colom 6, Barcelona.|

Tuesday 5 May 2015 
Instituto Cervantes, London
Ciclo “Conversaciones con hispanistas eminentes”
Speaker: Paul Preston in conversation with Julio Crespo MacLennan (Director of I. Cervantes)
Followed by a Q&A session
Time: 18.30 h.
Place: Auditorium, Instituto Cervantes, 102 Eaton Square, London, SW1W 9AN|
The event is free but booking essential: | 0207 201 0752

Wednesday 27 May 2015
Cañada Blanch Seminar
Can Podemos win Spain's next general election?
Speaker: William Chislett (Associate Researcher of the Real Instituto Elcano)
Chair: Prof. Paul Preston
Time:18 h.
Place: LSE, Portugal Street, Cowdray House, 1st floor, Seminar Room 1.11

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Past Events

Programme overview for the past years:

- Academic year 2014-2015 (Michaelmas Term|, Lent Term|)
- 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.