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“The time of our time: homeless children and the circus toy” (Editora Hucitec, 2007)

The foundation of the “Gepeto Project – making dreams come true”. Reports on the use of circus in the non-formal education of homeless children and the specificities of the project: a circus workshop without proper circus equipments, using instead alternative “rag and bone” materials. Analyses the personal, institutional and social difficulties of the project, presents case studies (the circus within the participant’s life), describes the activities and points to evaluation indicators.