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From Jules Verne to Stefan Zweig: Around the world today by an ESADE professor


November 26 OF 2018 from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM

The ESADE Alumni Cultural and Creative Industries Club is pleased to invite you to take part in this talk based on ESADE articles published in the journal Directivos y empresas and the article “El mundo de hoy” published in La Vanguardia, about impressions of India, China, Japan, USA and UK.

During this event, speakers will compare the current situation of each country with the description in Jules Verne’s novel Around the World in Eighty Days. The talk will be followed by a prize draw of copies of the book Barcelona, ciudad de la amistad with water colours by Jean Pattou and texts in four languages by José Mª Álvarez de Lara.

Click on the link for “Crónicas de la vuelta al mundo” (Round-the-world reports) published in the journal Directivos y Empresas, and the article “El mundo de hoy” (The world today) published in La Vanguardia.



José Mª Álvarez de Lara (CG y FD 84), professor of Cultural and Creative Industries at ESADE
Marta Gracia (BBA 12), alumni  and ESADE collaborator
Ana Ayuso (BBA 14), alumni  and ESADE collaborator
Claudia Marcó (ADE Lic&Master 10), alumni  and ESADE collaborator
Eugenia Bieto (Lic&MBA 73 / PhD 08), professor in the ESADE department of general management and strategy, and former managing director of ESADE


Members are welcome to bring a guest

See you there!

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