Doncaster Spanish Society

by | 14 February 2024 | Hobbies, Rotherham, Social Group

Doncaster Spanish Society’s next meeting is on Friday 16th February, when Professor Philip Swanson of the University of Sheffield will be talking about ‘The Argentine Gaucho in Literature, History and Culture’.

Professor Swanson will introduce some of the great works of literature that immortalised the gaucho and examine the legacy of the gaucho in Argentine history, politics and culture and their links to tango, the urban gangster, Peronism, nationalism and populism. The talk will be in English and Spanish.

The meeting is from 7.00pm to 9.00pm at Doncaster Town Fields Sports Club, Bennetthorpe, DN2 6AA (opposite the Earl of Doncaster). Parking is available on site. Drinks can be purchased at the bar and the society will provide snacks. Entry for non-members is £4.00.

If you can, please check the group’s Facebook page for any changes to the programme: For further information, please contact Jean on 01709 812440 or Jackie on 01302 344822.