Hemingway and the Txupinazo

Hemingway and the Txupinazo

“At noon of Sunday, the 6 of July, the fiesta exploded. There is no other way to describe it.” Thus begins the famous chapter in Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises which describes the start of San Fermin. And it still happens in much the same way. On July 6 of every year,...