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“Beat Girl”: Cinema, internet and games
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“Beat Girl”: Cinema, internet and games

On the 10th ov May the UK will present the first independent feature film launched through a multimedia platform.  . For many years, the production of contemporary independent cinema has signified a constant effort to break away from the cinema industry that produces Hollywood blockbusters. In the last decade, these […]

A history of violence
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A history of violence

I went to secondary school from 1968 until 1975. It was a Grammar School. I did not know that I was about to enter a world of institutionalised violence.   Steve Latham   At the pinnacle of our little world, was the Headmaster. In his office he kept the cane. […]

Living with the enemy at home
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Living with the enemy at home

Violence committed by children against their parents has increased notably. Between 2008 and 2010, a telephone helpline for parents received more than 22,000 calls reporting aggressive acts in the UK. 7,000 of those included cases of physical abuse.   Benjamin Serra   Though it seems to be a taboo subject […]

Latidos: Latin America comes to the Games
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Latidos: Latin America comes to the Games

Latidos Festival, taking place on 29 July, will bring together prominent representatives from Latin America’s worlds of music, art and dance in a cultural event that will celebrate the continent’s diversity and sporting achievements. _ Latin American culture as a source of inspiration, joy and passion: this is how the […]