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More than words: tracing history in language

By Ana López Usó,  Words are carriers of meaning. Pronouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs and nouns are used to define, assure, promise, make commands, express ideas...

When fiction goes beyond the page: the impact of literature on empathy

By Ana López Usó, “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only once.”- George R. R. Martin. When...

You are not silly, you are learning: Self-talk and the importance of how we speak to ourselves

By Ana López Usó, During one of my English classes to children the other day, a girl of around 9 years old noticed she had...

Speaking literature: from Shakespeare to Cervantes as inventors of language

By Ana López Usó,  The most common (and correct) thought for the origin of words in the languages we speak is that they either originated...

El día de los Reyes Magos: tradition, love and innocence around the streets of Spain

By Ana López Usó, For many children around the world the excitement of Christmas finishes on the 25th of December after opening the presents that...

Instagram Poetry: evolution or decay?

By Ana López Usó, The Oxford Dictionary defines poetry as "literary work in which the expression of feelings and ideas is given intensity by the...

The Power of Language: Words as a Tool for Shaping Reality

By Ana López Usó, In George Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece “1984”, society is functioning under a totalitarian regime. The leaders of the regime want to eliminate...

Toledo: Τhe city of three cultures

By Ana López Usó, Toledo is a magnetizing city in the heart of Spain, 67 km away from Madrid. Capital of the region of “Castilla...

Milan Kundera and the Czech Republic, the story of a disengagement

By Ana López Uso, Milan Kundera, the renowned Czech writer, has been proclaimed winner of the recognised Franz Kafka 2020 literary prize in the Czech Republic....

Lockdown in Madrid: Health or political crisis?

By Ana López Usó, Madrid is the first European capital to experience a second lockdown. The second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic is a reality...

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Ο παγκόσμιος χαρακτήρας των διαμαρτυριών

Της Ευφροσύνης Κουκουφιλίππου, Κάθε χρόνο γίνονται δεκάδες διαμαρτυρίες ανά τον κόσμο. Οι αιτίες και οι αφορμές ποικίλλουν, αλλά ως πιο συχνοί λόγοι παρουσιάζονται η κοινωνική...

Το ζήτημα της σύναψης γάμου μεταξύ ατόμων του ιδίου φύλου

Της Κωνσταντίνας Κασούμη, Ο θεσμός της οικογένειας είναι ιδιαίτερα σημαντικός για το κοινωνικό σύνολο και αποτελεί τον πυρήνα των οικονομικών και διαπροσωπικών σχέσεων. Το άρθρο...

The Montessori system through the eyes of a former Montessori school student 

By Evi Tsakali, Maria Montessori was born on August 31st 1870 in the provincial town of Chiaravalle, Italy. She graduated from the University of Rome’s...

Η κήρυξη της Επανάστασης στην Αχαΐα

Του Νίκου Μελιτσιώτη, Μετά τη σύσκεψη της Βοστίτσας, η οποία κίνησε έντονα τις υποψίες των Τούρκων, επικρατούσε έντονος αναβρασμός στην περιοχή, τόσο από την πλευρά...