Béc­quer Seguín is a​n​ ​Andrew W. ​Mel­lon ​and John E. ​Sawyer Sem­i­nar Fel­low and doc­tor­al can­di­date in romance stud­ies at Cor­nell Uni­ver­si­ty. His writ­ing on con­tem­po­rary Span­ish pol­i­tics has appeared in The Nation, Dis­sent and Jacobin.
As Podemos Rises in Spain, Will Feminism Rise With It?
The rising leftist party is attempting to grapple with the country's mixed legacy on gender equality.