Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Conference Registration, Panelist List, and Programme Up!
Conference registration for the Place and Space in Children's Literature Conference, organized by the CLYCC, is now open at http://placeandspace.org/. This conference will take place on 27 -28 March, 2009 in Keble College, University of Oxford, and will feature the work of established academics and young scholars from around the world. Panels range from the place of Oxford in children's literature to text/image interplay in picture books to themes of postcolonial identity and cultural displacement in works for young people. There will also be a special session on working in the field of children's literature studies. More information on the panels, panelists, and conference programme can be found at http://placeandspace.org/programme/.
Late registration fees will apply after 15 February, 2009.
*There are a limited number of individual tickets available for the keynote speech, which will take place at 17:30 on Friday, 27 March in Keble College's OReilly Theatre. For those people that would like to attend Pullmans talk only, these tickets are £3 each. For more information, go to http://placeandspace.org/registration/pullman-keynote/.