The Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth seeks articles (8000 words) for a themed issue on the portrayal of the histories of children and of childhood in museum settings. The issue will be guest-edited by Loren Lerner, Professor of Art History at Concordia University in Montreal.
Potential topics for articles include:
*histories of childhood museums: their origins, ideologies, changing philosophies, and current practices
*frameworks and perspectives on national museum collections of childhood objects