The Children’s Media Symposium is a chance for the creative sector and the academic community to engage and collaborate in exploring the complex relations between this special audience and a fast-changing media landscape. The symposium will showcase creative research from a variety of disciplines while allowing screen producers to share their creative practice across a range of contemporary screen content for children.
Keynote speakers include Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) former Director of Television Kim Dalton OAM, celebrated children’s author Gary Crew, Oscar-winning illustrator Shaun Tan, and CEO of the Australian Children’s Television Foundation Jenny Buckland.
The full call for papers can be found on the conference website.
Please send 250 word abstracts and a bio no longer than 100 words to ChildrensMedia@usc.edu.au by 30th June, 2017.
Dr Huw Walmsley-Evans, conference co-organiser