Bombing of Poems / Guernica

Guernica 1937

Guernica 1937

Guernica is a universal symbol of pain and barbarism. It was destroyed in 1937 by the “Condor Legion”, Nazi forces allied with Franco. On August 14, 2004, one hundred thousand poems by 70 Basque and Chilean authors were dropped on the city by helicopter during the feast of San Roque.

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Bombing of Poems – August 14, 2004

Bombardeo de Poemas en Guernica (2004)