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Memorias de un hombre de acción y pensamiento : oral history transcript / 2003.
BANC MSS 2004/165 cz; Phonotape 3657 C:1-7
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Title:

Memorias de un hombre de acción y pensamiento : oral history transcript / 2003

Creator/Contributor:

Monguió, Luis, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Polt, John Herman Richard, 1929-, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Family and youth in Spain; education at the University of Barcelona, 1923-1926, and at the University of Madrid, 1926-1928, in law; career in the diplomatic services before and during the Spanish Civil War, 1930-1939; thoughts on Second Spanish Republic; marriage to Helen Arnett; immigration to the United States; graduate studies at Berkeley in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 1940-1942; service in United States Army military intelligence; teaching at Mills College, 1941-1942, 1946-1957, and at UC Berkeley, 1957-1975; return to Spain after Franco's death; marriage to Alicia Colombí; teaching activities in retirement; thoughts on the future of Hispanic studies, teaching literature, and literary criticism. Comments on Rafael Ballesteros, Ramón del Valle Inclán, José Ortega y Gasset, Antoni Rubio i Lluch, Miguel de Unamuno, Antonio Machado, S. Griswold Morley, Arturo Torres Ríoseco, Gabriela Mistral, Rudolf Schevill, Fernando Alegría, Antonio Rodríguez-Moñino, and others.

Date:

2003 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- e-sp---
Monguió, Luis
Ballesteros, Rafael -- 1938-
Valle-Inclán, Ramón del -- 1866-1936
Ortega y Gasset, José -- 1883-1955
Rubió y Lluch, Antonio -- 1856-1937
Unamuno, Miguel de -- 1864-1936
Machado, Antonio -- 1838-1895
Morley, S. Griswold (Sylvanus Griswold) -- 1878-1970
Torres-Rioseco, Arturo -- 1897-
Mistral, Gabriela -- 1889-1957
Schevill, Rudolph -- 1874-1946
Alegría, Fernando -- 1918-2005
Rodríguez Moñino, Antonio R -- 1910-1970
University of California, Berkeley. -- Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese -- Faculty
Mills College -- Faculty
Spanish literature -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939

Note:

Luis Monguió ; entrevistado por John Polt en 1996. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3657 C:1-7.
Also available online.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
In Spanish.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (ix, 123 p.) : ill., ports. ; 29 cm.
7 sound cassettes.

Language:

Spanish

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1964
BANC MSS 2004/165 cz
Phonotape 3657 C:1-7

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1964