Keynote Speaker: Professor Colin Heywood, University of Nottingham
One Day Colloquium on 20 March 2010
- the spaces of childhood: nursery, schoolroom, playground, the street, and the countryside
- children as angels, demons, invalids, observers, fairies, historical figures
- the cultural and material worlds of childhood: stories, songs, toys, games, clothes
- theories and constructions of childhood in both text and image
Please send a brief abstract of 250-300 words to Rosemary Mitchell at firstname.lastname@example.org by 18 September 2009. Ideally, all papers will be published in a Leeds Working Papers volume in advance of the colloquium, and will need to be submitted by 2 January 2010.
Colloquium convenors: Karen Sayer, Susan Anderson, and Rosemary Mitchell.