A Contra Vent Editors - A Contra Vent Editors
A Contra Vent Editors is a Spanish publisher founded in June 2008 by Quim Torra . [ 1 ] His specialty is literary journalism in Catalan , thus recovering the classics of the newspaper archives , and humor , but also works by contemporary journalists . [ 2 ] It is considered one of the smallest independent publishers in the field of that language. [ 3 ]
It has several collections, according to the theme of its publications: Abans d'ara , Temps present , Vela de ganivet , Latitud Nord , Cadaqués . [ 4 ] In the deep of hay editorial published between otras original work or recovered from archive of Pau Casals , Josep Trueta , Charles smith , Enrique Vila , Salvador Roofing , Abel Cutillas , Hector Lopez Bofill , Ferran Sáez Mateu and Joan Safont .[ 4 ] [ 5 ] In 2013 he published a collection with itemsJoaquim Amat-Piniella, published between1930and1937in the manresino newspaperEl Dia. [ 6 ] In the same year, acollective financingcampaign was launchedwith Xarxa de Mots to reissueEls darrers dies de la Catalunya republicana, byAntoni Rovira i Virgili. [ 7 ] [ 8 ]
- Writing (October 30, 2008). GPRB, ed. «Neix A CONTRA VENT EDITORS: periodisme i humor» (in Catalan) . Barcelona: Calidae SL Archived from the original on September 25, 2010 . Retrieved May 19, 2014 .
- Serra, Montserrat (January 8, 2009). vilaweb.cat, ed. "The publishing house A contra vent recovers the great forgotten journalism of the Republic" (in Catalan) . Accessed May 19, 2014 .
- Ponsatí-Murlà, Oriol (2011). Life and miracles of the little editor or the orchestra man (PDF) (in Catalan) . Magazine of Girona . p. 3 . Accessed May 19, 2014 .
- Drafting. acontravent.cat, ed. "Catàleg - Col.lecció Abans d´ara" (in Catalan) . Archived from the original on August 7, 2013 . Retrieved May 19, 2014 .
- Writing, Miquel Colomer (2012). «READING SPACE» (PDF) . In Revista de Catalunya, ed. A Contra Vent edicions (in Catalan) . Barcelona. p. 4 . Accessed May 19, 2014 .
- Drafting (February 21, 2013). Ara , ed. "A Contra Vent will publish the articles combatius" (PDF) (in Catalan) . Barcelona: Government of Catalonia. p. 31. Archived from the original on January 9, 2014 . Retrieved May 19, 2014 .
- Sabé, Mar (October 30, 2013). The Singular, ed. "Reeditant Rovira i Virgili" (in Catalan) . ElSingularDigital. Archived from the original on May 19, 2014 . Retrieved May 19, 2014 .
- Ballbona, Anna (December 20, 2013). The Point Today , ed. “News of arrivistas” (in Catalan) . Barcelona: Hermes Group . Accessed May 19, 2014 .