November 1, 2015

A Resident Ghost of Spain: On Camarón

By Brian Michael Murphy

Somehow, you can live in a place for months and fail to meet a resident ghost. After five months in Granada, Spain in 2003, I was well-acquainted with Lorca. I’d […]

October 30, 2015

On Flamenco: Ellison, Lorca, and Me

By Brian Michael Murphy

“Cante Flamenco, or cante hondo [sic] (deep song, as the purer, less florid form is called) is a unique blending of Eastern and Western modes and as such it often […]