Spanish migration to Latin America,
19th and 20th centuries, with particular reference to Galician
migration to Argentina, return migration before 1936 and political
mobilisation among migrant
communities; European nationalist
movements in comparative perspective; Galician, Basque and
nationalisms; Nationality question in interwar Europe; Spanish
nationalism in the 20th
century, with particular reference to
post-1975 Spanish nationalist discourse.
Since 2004: research for
writing a book on “The Spanish Blue Division in the Eastern front
45): Experience and memory”.Manuscript due to be finished
Since 2008: research for writing a book, together
with Maiken Umbach (University of
Manchester) on Decentring
Dictatorship: The regional in Franco’s Spain and Hitler’s Germany.
The book proposal has been evaluated and accepted by Oxford UP
(contract signed in January
2009). The manuscript will be
delivered in January 2012.