CFP: Irish Children's Literature: National and International Contexts (12/3/05; 2/17/06-2/18/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Padraic Whyte
contact email: 
whyteps@tcd.ie

Irish Children’s Literature: National and International Contexts

IRISH SOCIETY FOR THE STUDY OF CHILDREN’S LITERATURE

Annual Conference

17 and 18 FEBRUARY 2006

Venue: Church of Ireland College of Education, Rathmines, Dublin 6

Irish Children’s Literature: National and International Contexts

Call for Papers
Proposals are welcome relating to the above and associated topics: Irish
Children’s literature, its history, the children’s literature of the Irish
diaspora, the function and reception of Irish children’s texts abroad,
globalisation and Irish children’s literature, the translation of Irish
children’s literature, the translation into Irish of literature from other
countries. Proposals relating to poetry will be particularly welcome.
Keynote speaker of the conference is Emer O’Sullivan, Professor of English
Literature at the University of Lüneburg, Germany and author of the
award-winning Kinderlitarische Komparatistik (2000) and Comparative Children’s
Literature (2005)

Proposals of 250 words should be sent to:
Secretary Pádraic Whyte, Children’s Research Centre, Trinity College, Dublin 2.
Email : whyteps_at_tcd.ie
(Subject line should clearly indicate ‘ISSCL Proposal’)
to arrive no later than 3 December 2005

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ethnicity_and_national_identity