Metal

I got into metal music by accident. I was looking for new music. I took a chance on a CD that was in the alternative section, thinking that that meant ‘hippy’ style. So I got a bit of a shock when I first put it on! But I gave it a go, and found that … Continue reading Metal

“Frivolous” Humanities Helped Prisoners Survive in Communist Romania – Nexus – Zócalo Public Square

By Irina Dumitrescu, reblogged from Zócalo Public Square In a recent New York Times article on the movement to promote university majors promising higher employment and income, Anthony Carnevale, a professor at Georgetown University, sums up the utilitarian view of education in one snappy phrase: “You can’t be a lifelong learner if you’re not a … Continue reading “Frivolous” Humanities Helped Prisoners Survive in Communist Romania – Nexus – Zócalo Public Square