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Las sombras de Hans Christian Andersen - Fanuel Hanán Díaz

Las sombras de Hans Christian Andersen - Fanuel Hanán Díaz

La autobiografía más conocida de Hans Christian Andersen lleva por título Mi vida es un cuento de hadas, porque así se imaginó el largo camino que recorrería como un niño provinciano hasta convertirse, sin saberlo, en uno de los escritores más celebrados de Europa y más leídos en todo el mundo. La vida de Andersen, sin lugar a dudas, estuvo llena de penurias desde su infancia, aunque muchas especulaciones se han tejido alrededor del hecho de que fue un hijo ilegítimo del rey Christian VIII de Dinamarca. Lo que sí sabemos es que su madre fue una lavandera analfabeta y...

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Cómo hablar de la muerte con los niños

How to talk about death with children

How to talk about death with children? When girls and boys have to experience moments of mourning, how should we approach the issue? Should we speak in metaphors or be wildly direct? They were concerns that came to the head of Lizardo Carvajal, a writer and illustrator of children's books, when he had to experience this situation firsthand. A personal story His story began five years ago, when his daughter Lúa was born and soon began to have a close relationship with Cassi, the dog of his maternal grandparents. Lúa and Cassi played like old friends. For her daughter, Cassi...

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4 maravillosos cortos animados para niños hechos con sombras

4 wonderful animated shorts for kids made with shadows

If you are one of those who thinks that animated shorts for children made in 3D sometimes saturate a bit and you like to return to the essence of the image, we have compiled for you 5 fantastic animated shorts for children made in shadow films that have the magic of say the same (or maybe more) with less. In a cinematic world saturated with volume, texture and depth; It is always refreshing to approach aesthetic proposals based on the refined elegance and magic that silhouettes bring us. But before seeing the selection of animated shorts for children that we...

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Janosch: el arte de la literatura anarquista para niños.

Janosch: the art of anarchist literature for children.

If you are scared of reading to your children stories that seem to have a political connotation, I do not recommend Janosch. If you are afraid to talk about freedom, rebellion, I do not advise reading this author either. But if you are not afraid of the political word in art and if you are not afraid to give the words freedom and rebellion to the little ones, please do not stop reading Janosch without rest. The most charming thing about Janosch's work is that it challenges power and questions social order as only other works such as The Little Prince...

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The children of all

There was a woman who decided to go out to look for her son, the day she did not return home. And that was how, in the middle of squares and avenues, she met other mothers who, like her, were claiming their missing children. "Who has dared to take away the sacred fruit of our womb?" They asked themselves very sadly. Everyone in that country knew the answer, but kept silent out of fear. Everyone knew that a great monster had taken over. Everyone knew that this monster was an ashen, many-headed tyrant, who hated joy, sharing, equality and many...

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History of the grandmothers and mothers of the Plaza de Mayo

The children of all There was a woman who decided to go out to look for her son, the day she did not return home. And that was how, in the middle of squares and avenues, she met other mothers who, like her, were claiming their missing children. "Who has dared to take away the sacred fruit of our womb?" They asked themselves very sadly.Everyone in that country knew the answer, but kept silent out of fear. Everyone knew that a great monster had taken over. Everyone knew that this monster was an ashen, many-headed tyrant, who hated joy, sharing,...

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