by Christianne Stotijn December 1st, 2009

“El Duende”

In Spain people speak constantly about “Duende” and recognize it with unfailing instinct when it appears.  Federico Garcia Lorca gave a famous lecture on “La Teoria y Juego del Duende”.  So in honour to Lorca’s creative force they have taken the name Duende which challenges us to keep our ears open to the ‘dark sounds’, to keep in touch with the ghosts of those who have come before, to never refuse the struggle which is needed to keep the spirits working on the side of truth!

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