CFP: Children's Literature at the Edge (3/31/06; 7/13/06-7/14/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Clare Bradford
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Call for Papers
Children's Literature at the Edge: New texts, new technologies, new
readings, new readers

7th International Conference of the Australasian Children's
Literature Association for Research (ACLAR) Melbourne, Australia
13-14 July 2006.

We welcome abstracts which address the theme. Papers can address, but
are not limited to, the following:

* Emerging genres of children's literature
* Changing styles of narrative
* New technologies and their effects on texts
* Traditional forms with a new twist
* New scholarly directions
* Cultural shifts and children's texts
* New versions of older texts
* Marketing newness

  Abstracts (of no more than 250 words) are due by: 31 March 2006.

Please email or post abstracts to:
Prof Clare Bradford (email
Arts Faculty
Deakin University
221 Burwood Highway
Burwood 3125
Phone: (3) 9244 6487

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