Children's Film and Literature
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 20.0579 Monday, 30 November 2009
From: Deborah Cartmell <
Date: Thursday, 19 Nov 2009 08:50:05 +0000
Subject: Children's Film and Literature: a 1-day conference
Children's Film and Literature: A One-Day Conference.
Hosted by the Centre for Adaptations, De Montfort University, Leicester.
Monday March 1st, 2010.
In March 2010, the Centre for Adaptations will be running a one day
event bringing together a range of scholars interested in the
relationship between children, film and literature across the twentieth
We are particularly interested in papers which explore:
. Screen adaptations of children's literature.
. Children's film as a distinct commercial or critical category.
. The status of child readers and viewers.
. The image of the child in film and literature.
Papers will be considered for inclusion in a special issue of Adaptation
(Oxford University Press) devoted to children's literature and film,
which we are planning for 2011.
Proposals (of approximately 300 words) should be sent to:
by 11 December, 2009
S H A K S P E R: The Global Shakespeare Discussion List
Hardy M. Cook,
The S H A K S P E R Web Site <http://www.shaksper.net>
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