Aamer Anwar
The lawyer and expert in human rights gives his take on independence and the trial of Catalan leaders

Aamer Anwar

The lawyer and expert in human rights gives his take on independence and the trial of Catalan leaders

Jaume Alonso-Cuevillas


Jaume Alonso-Cuevillas is now a well-known face beyond the legal and academic fields. For over a year now, he has entered the homes of many Catalans and instructed us, through the media and talks around...

Deepak Daswani
Hacker and cybersecurtiy expert

“Start changing your password”

I’m sure you know what you’re doing. You have different passwords for your mail, Twitter, Instagram... and change them frequently. And you’re on the ball when it comes to the permission you grant...

Iolanda Batallé
Head of the Ramon Llull Institute

Opening up the Llull Institute to the world

Writer and publisher Iolanda Batallé was recently appointed head of the Ramon Llull Institute, which promotes Catalan language and culture abroad.What are the institute’s priorities?A question I try...

Wolf Lepenies
German professor, sociologist and writer

WOLF Lepenies

During a recent trip to Catalonia, the German professor, sociologist and writer gave his expert analysis of the relationships between the different states of the European Union, the Brexit issue, and the rise of populism

Rachel Shock
Reverend of the Anglican Church on Costa Brava

Aiming to reach out

We talk to Rachel Shock, the new reverend of the Anglican Church on the Costa Brava, about her new mission and the upcoming Christmas fair

allen buchanan
Professor of philosophy and international law

Allen Buchanan

While the US professor admits that it might already be too late, the expert on secession processes argues for making a final attempt at dialogue between Catalonia and Spain

Espanyol's head coach

“Leaders? I see a team capable of anything“

Espanyol changed their head coach this summer, replacing Quique Sánchez Flores with up and coming coach Rubi. L’Esportiu caught up with him to chat about the club’s impressive start to the season

Mike Duff

Sustainability and improvement

Tell us about your background. You’re Canadian, but you’ve lived in many places. Why Catalonia?I found out about Catalonia on a road trip, when I was living in Nice, and my girlfriend’s father drove...

ada perallada

Pointers for autumn in the kitchen

Chef Ada Parellada is known for her love of local, seasonal products at her Semproniana restaurant (carrer Rosselló, 148, Barcelona). As autumn fruits are the protagonists of her menus at this time of...