5 novels to get away from it all

“Reading gives us a place where we can go when we have to stay where we are”, said the British academic and aphorist Mason Cooley. The fact is, every novel is a trip in time and space; it puts us in other people’s shoes and shows us parallel worlds and realities. Here you have five recent books to get away from the daily hustle and bustle and the stress of the modern world.

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Children and museums: art for the young

Art connects with the world; it nurtures critical and analytical thought, it develops creativity and the capacity to communicate and allows emotions to be recognised and managed. It is a powerful tool for teaching in and out of school. Today, museums make themselves available to the teachers, but also to families with resources to enhance unique learning experiences to transform the young.

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Crowdfunding or microsponsorship: what does group funding consist of?

In the last decade, many anonymous people have made their dreams come true thanks to crowdfunding, which is also known as micro-sponsorship. Ideas of all kinds, from the world of culture, through solidarity, leisure, politics to the world of business; all have been possible thanks to the convergence between enterprise and community. This is what makes crowdfunding great: the fact you can have an idea, launch it on any group funding platform and convince the public that your project has added value to achieve economic investment.

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