Carles Soldevila i Zubiburu (Barcelona, 1892-1967), brother of historian, Ferran Soldevila, was a playwrite, journalist and novelist. Rooted in the Noucentisme movement, he helped to form a modern Catalan identity. He graduated in Law, but as a lover of reading and books, he made numerous contributions to the newspapers El Poble Català and La Publicidad. He also contributed to the magazine, Revista de Catalunya, among others. As a playwright, he wrote contemporary bourgeois comedies. In 1967, the year of his death, his Obres completes (Complete Works) was published.