Aldecoa, Carmen Edit


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  • Aldecoa de González , Carmen
  • Aldecoa, Carmen
  • Aldecoa de González Malo, Carmen

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  • Biography/Historical Note

    Carmen Aldecoa was Jesús González Malo's romantic partner. Before her exile to the United States, Aldecoa had been in charge of an orphanage for Spanish refugee children in Lyon, France. She published several articles through the 1940s to promote funding for child refugess. After coming to the United States, she secured a position teaching Spanish at Connecticut College in 1942 and eventually taught Spanish in the Romance Languages Department at New York University.