Shamefully under-read in English yet a giant of Spanish literature, Nada is unsentimental but deeply human.
Spain has made it a punishable offence to praise the regime of General Franco.
As many as 300,000 babies were taken from their families for political gain.
Devoting all energies to fight over an imaginary border deflects attention from the real issues.
Spain has specific laws on protecting historical memory, and yet some would rather forget about them altogether.