Did I tell you about the time when I almost knocked myself out?
I didn’t think so. It is rather embarrassing and very ‘professorial’: I am such a cliché.
Several years back I was invited to a research workshop in Granada. Of course I accepted: Granada is one of my favourite Spanish cities and a private viewing of the Alhambra was part of the deal.
The venue for the workshop was splendid: it was in one of the typical for Granada houses with internal yard and open spaces connecting the different wings of the house. In this case what used to be an open balcony was closed with glass ‘walls’ and used as a library.…