Irulegi Irratia


  • Record: II-110b
  • Piece: A05
  • Time: 00:35:15 - 00:47:14
  • Themes: anecdote , jail: prisoner
  • Summary: (36:55") His sister was detained when she was nineteen. First he was in Bilbao and later in Zornotza. At that time it was necessary to take part in politics and they have always been nationalists. They charged him with having torn up a Spanish flag. He was eleven years old when he used to visit his sister in prison. They would have half an hour to talk at a distance of a meter and a half between them and then go home again. It was tough. After two years in prison there was a military court hearing and she was sentenced to four years. Later, she had to spend time in a house in Bilbao and she had to ask permission to be able to visit her family at Xmas.(43:05") Music and goodbye.