Writers and illustrators come together with publishing industry professionals to network, learn, discover new trends and talent in the literary scene. Check out sessions like Diversity and Minority Representations in Children’s Literature, Tackling Difficult Topics in YA Literature, and Collaborating in a Global Economy in addition to many more!
Look out for our special two-day focus of programmes from 6 - 7 September for teachers, educators and parents to learn and develop skills and knowledge to impart early literacy, and a love for books, writing and reading to young children. Find out Why Adults Refuse to Admit Racism in Children’s Books They Love, Learn about Using Stories and Storytelling in and Beyond Language Teaching and create Screen Free Adventures.
A cross-over networking opportunity for media and literary professionals – with sessions centering on multi-platform storytelling, pitching, and interactive digital content. Transform your ideas in reality in Speed Pitching (Media) and get insight into Creating Transmedia Narratives: New Frontiers In Children’s Storyworld Adventures Through Minecraft and Roblox.