The continuation of ‘The Cathedral of the Sea’ by Ildefonso Falcones, now on sale

first_imgCoinciding with the beginning of the filming of the television adaptation of The cathedral of the sea, this Wednesday goes on sale The heirs of the earth, the continuation of the editorial success with which Ildefonso Falcones debuted as a writer and has captivated six million readers since its publication.The second part of The cathedral of the sea (2006) goes on sale today in Spain and Latin America, edited by Grijalbo, and Rosa dels Vents, in Catalan, with an initial print run of 400,000 copies, according to the Penguin Random House group. The heirs of the earth He enters Barcelona in the fourteenth century, three years after the end of the first novel by lawyer and writer Ildefonso Falcones.Hugo Llor, a twelve-year-old orphan, works in the atarazanas (where ships are built) thanks to the generosity of Arnau Estanyol, who has taken the boy under his protection.But his dreams of becoming a shipbuilder will face down against a harsh and ruthless reality when the Puig family, a staunch enemy of their mentor, take advantage of their position before the new king to execute their longed for revenge.From that moment on, Hugo’s life will oscillate between loyalty to the Estanyol family and the need to survive in an unfair city with the poor.Falcones, who has established himself as one of the “most widespread” Spanish writers internationally, publishes the continuation of his editorial success five days after the filming of the television version of the “best seller” that “moved” more than six began Millions of readers worldwide.The adaptation on the small screen of The cathedral of the sea, one of the great bets of Antena 3 for 2017 produced by Diagonal TV, is directed by Jordi Frades (Isabel).With a wide cast that includes, among others, Michelle Jenner, Silvia Abascal, Daniel Grao or Aitor Luna, this production will be recorded in locations such as Oropesa (Toledo) or the Gothic quarter of Barcelona.The cathedral of the sea It will also premiere on Netflix, a platform with 81 million users that has bought the rights to the series for everyone. “The heirs of the earth” enters the fourteenth-century BarcelonaCoinciding with the beginning of the filming of the television seriescenter_img Falcones with the poster of the series ‘The cathedral of the sea’. Image: EFElast_img read more

Job monitoring site Comparably has a mission to ma

first_imgJob monitoring site Comparably has a mission to make salary and other compensation data completely transparent. The site collects thousands of salary records and segments the data by gender, location, industry, ethnicity, and more. Some of the analysis on racial income inequality is truly eye-opening and quite maddening.It may come as no surprise that Comparably found that African Americans are paid the least in every major tech hub in the U.S. The cities with the hugest pay disparities for blacks are Phoenix, Seattle, Boston, and Chicago.There’s more grim news and most of it is also about wages within the tech sector. The largest pay gaps in tech are between white and black workers. Even looking at specific jobs in tech such as design and product engineering, African Americans are at a disadvantage. For instance, blacks in design in the tech space earn an average of $85, 078 while whites earn $108, 685. Asians earn the most in this field; an average of $111,718.Image: ComparablyThe site lets you see what others make in your field. It offers detailed data on tech positions including VP of engineering, product managers, and marketing directors. Comparably also features a host of infographics that are displayed by performing a search. A query on “how often do you get a raise?” pulls up data on how often workers are given raises by race, gender, and other factors. 60% of Caucasians receive a raise every year while only 47% of African Americans do.Black women fare the worse when it comes to income inequality. In a recent interview with Jasmine Gill of Gyal’s Network, an online platform connecting diverse women and addressing intersectional issues, it was revealed that a black woman will lose an average of $877,480 over her 40-year career, relative to a white man.It is important that African Americans learn the art of salary negotiation. Here are some tips on getting the raise you deserve. be_ixf; php_sdk; php_sdk_1.4.18 read more