UPDATE: [International] UPDATE: Forbidden Fruit Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Sarah McNicol
contact email: 

Change of date: Forbidden Fruit: The censorship of literature and
information for young people will now be on 19th and 20th June 2008.

The deadline for submission of abstracts remains the same, 7th January

You are invited to present an abstract for a presentation in either of
the following formats:
 Reflective paper (approx 30 minutes plus discussion)
 A case study (approximately 20 minutes plus discussion): a short report
of a research activity or a practical project
 A poster (a visual presentation of a case study or issue, with
opportunities for informal discussion)

Suggested themes include:
 Young people, the Internet and censorship
 Access to citizenship, health and other information for young people
 Pressure groups and censorship
 The role of information literacy
 Publishers and censorship
 Media literacy
 Authors for young people and censorship
 Media reaction to censorship
 Graphic novels and manga and ‘crossover’ novels
 Library selection policies
 The history of censorship

For more details go to http://forbiddenfruitconference.wetpaint.com/
Or email ffruit_at_hotmail.co.uk

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