We are pleased to announce that 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 pm at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre, Vancouver campus, University of British Columbia. Graduate students from across North America will present their research in creative writing, library and information studies, English, Education, and other disciplines. Our keynote speaker is Dr. Phillip Serrato, San Diego State University, whose research is in gender, sexuality and identity in children’s and adolescent literature.
To register ($18 for students and $35 for faculty and professionals) please refer to our website at: http://blogs.ubc.ca/iwillbemyself/register/
For further information, contact:
Co-Chair, Planning Committee
2014 Graduate Research Conference: “I Will Be Myself”: Identity in Children’s Literature, Media and Culture