Category Archives: conferences

Conference on identity in children’s fiction

Registration for the 2014 UBC Graduate Student Research Conference in Children’s Literature, “I Will Be Myself”: Identity in Children’s Literature, Media and Culture, is now open. The conference will take place on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014, 8:00 am to 5:00 … Continue reading

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Interview with Serendipity presenter Travis Jonker

Posted by Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable (VCLR)on January 15, 2014 Travis JonkerWe invite you to read this interview with Teacher-Librarian, Blogger, and Caldecott 2014 juror Travis Jonker. Travis is one of our keynote speakers at Serendipity 2014: Children’s Literature in … Continue reading

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In the CWILLosphere

Feeling a little left out of the ALA festivities? Several CWILL BC writers and illustrators — and friends — are back from Seattle this week and eager to share their experiences. Deborah Hodge meets a fellow bibliophile at the conference. … Continue reading

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Book Expo America: Soul Food for Authors

The following is a guest post from Susin Nielsen. To learn more about Susan and her books, please visit her website. I just got back from Book Expo America, which was in New York this year. My publisher, Tundra, brought … Continue reading

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The Kamloops Young Writer’s Festival: An Inspiring Event

The following is a guest post by Julie Burtinshaw. To learn more about Julie and her work, please visit her website. On Thursday morning Norma Charles, Lee Edward Fodi and Lori Sherritt-Fleming piled into Norma’s van and headed for Kamloops. … Continue reading

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In the CWILLosphere This Week:

Joan Betty Stuchner, Mike Deas, and Julie Lawson are among the CWILL BC members appearing this weekend at BookFest 2012 in Nanaimo. Julie Burtinshaw recently appeared on the podcast radio show, Be The Media. The segment is called The Wired … Continue reading

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