On April 22nd, 1616 Miguel de Cervantes died – 400 years since Spain’s greatest literary star passed away. He beat Shakespeare to it by a day so you can double up on mourning your literary heroes this April! Here are some ways you can celebrate Cervantes, father of the modern novel.
Read (or reread) Don Quixote
The two-volume book about the ingenious gentleman who loses his sanity and embarks on a knightly quest to restore chivalry, is not only the first novel but it is also consid… Continue Reading