Asian Festival of Children’s Content

29 May — 7 June 2015

Singapore

Country Focus - ChinaDo you write or illustrate stories for children? Are you looking for the hottest new trend in YA novels? Are you looking for the latest tips and techniques in early literacy? If so, the AFCC in Singapore is the place to be! You can explore the Asian market with publishing and media professionals, network with distinguished authors and illustrators, learn important information on early literacy from childhood experts, and find the latest books and content from Asia and beyond.

While we conjure up the 2015 website, here’s some information which might be useful:

Calendar (PDF) Blog

Call for Papers! (by 15 September 2014)

We are gearing up for the next Asian Festival of Children’s Content, and we want to hear from you! A wide range of topics are covered at every AFCC, but we want to know which topics you want to discuss. Submit a paper on any topic of your choice (as long as it’s related to children’s content) and you could be a part of one of the many panels, talks, workshops, and masterclasses at AFCC 2015.

Closing date for submission of abstracts is 15 September 2014. Details in downloadable files below.

CONTENT CREATORS CONFERENCES:

Call for Papers (PDF) Info Sheet (DOC)

TEACHERS CONGRESS / PARENTS FORUM:

Call for Papers (PDF) Info Sheet (DOC)

Book & Product Launches

We are now accepting submissions for book and product launches. Submissions are separate for individuals and for organisations/publishers. Full details are available in the downloadable pdfs below. For more information, please contact Alycia at alycia@bookcouncil.sg.

Individuals (PDF) Organisations (PDF)

AFCC Writers & Illustrators Retreat

Do you itch to write a story or illustrate for a book? Are you interested in creating Asian content for children? Are you eager to get better at writing or illustrating? AFCC brings you the inaugural AFCC Writers & Illustrators Retreat held at the luxurious Angsana Bintan Hotels and Resorts! Keep visiting our website for more updates about retreat!

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