A contest of cultures

Lawday, David
July 1992
U.S. News & World Report;7/27/92, Vol. 113 Issue 4, p61
Reports that the most grueling race in Spain as the Barcelona games get underway this week is one in which the host city has been competing for three centuries against a single opponent: Madrid. Intense competition between Madrid and Barcelona; Barcelona's flair for distinguishing itself from Madrid; The constant culture clash between the two cities; The liberal democracy that Spain has become since Franco's death in 1975; More.


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