Film about local English Professor goes to the Oscars

I’ve written before about Professor Juan Carrión, an English language professor from the 60’s who was not only mad on the Beatles, but developed an innovative way of teaching his students English by using the lyrics from Beatles songs. And when Lennon was in Almería filming, he came down from Cartagena to pester him. Read his story here: Beatlemania in Almeria at the John Lennon forever festival. Anyway, a Spanish film director made a film Continue reading Film about local English Professor goes to the Oscars

Beatlemania in Almeria at the Lennon Almería Forever Festival

The recent Lennon Almería Forever festival in Almería city was a huge success with Lennon fans from across the region meeting up in an evening of Beatlemania last Friday. Professor Juan Carrión was guest of honour, and even at the age of 90 was still sprightly, according to guests there. Juan is a famous English language teacher who setup a chain of English schools, and pioneered the informal method of teaching English, by reading and Continue reading Beatlemania in Almeria at the Lennon Almería Forever Festival