Children’s Literature Talks in April: Dublin, Alicante, Galway, & Cambridge
Dublin. Thursday 14 April 2016 (4-5 pm). “The Facebook Lectures: Children’s Literature & Literary Critics in the Era of Social Networks.” St. Patrick’s College (B139), Drumcondra 14. RSVP JulieAnn.Stevens@dcu.ie
Dublin. Friday 15 April 2016: English Department, Centre for Children’s Literature, St. Patrick’s College: A Symposium “IRISH AND AMERICAN PERSPECTIVES ON POLITICS AND CHILDREN’S LITERATURE.” 2-3 pm PJ Lynch on his most recent book, The Boy Who Fell Off the Mayflower or John Howland’s Good Fortune (Walker Books, 2015). 3-4 pm Professor Jerry Griswold on ‘The War in Children’s Books: American Revolutionary Stories.” Reception follows. Room G114 (G Block/Cregan Library). Open to the public.
Alicante. Monday 18 April. University of Alicante. “Goth Movies, Teen Dreams, and Fairy Tales.” Este discurso será presentado en inglés. Contact Lourdes Lopez: email@example.com
Galway. 21 April 2016. (5:00 p.m.) The Ó Briain Memorial Lecture: “History Wars: Politics in American Children’s Books.” G011, James Hardiman Library, NUIG. Open to the public. Contact: Lindsay Myers: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cambridge. Tuesday 26 April 2016, 09:00–17:00. “American Children’s Literature mini-symposium.” MAB 106, Mary Allan Building, Homerton College, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ. Open to the public. Contact Maria Nikolajeva: email@example.com