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Salient. An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria College, Wellington, N.Z. Vol. 1, No. 8 May 5, 1938

Transformation

Transformation.

As the textbooks on the subject so carefully tell us, a national literature translates the successive historical phases of a nation, and the modern historical phase of unrest and social, political and economic transformation In Spain is reflected in practically all the great productions of modern Spanish literature. In the works of Azorin, Baroja, Ayala Benavente, Ibanez, Unamuno, Sender, Fernandez and countless others.

Are these the intellectuals and writers who are blamed for Socialist misgovernment? Blame them If you like, but remember you are condemning 90 per cent, of the great men in modern Spanish literature.