Symposium 2018

Our first symposium is:

Gender and identities in literature for young people

6 & 7 December, 2018

La Trobe University City Campus, 360 Collins Street Melbourne.

This is an interdisciplinary academic symposium on the many ways in which gender and identities are performed on the page in literature for middle-grade (MG) and young adult (YA) readers.

Places at the symposium are limited, and open to university-based and independent researchers and postgraduates, but also writers, illustrators, educators, librarians, and industry professionals.

Now booked out.

Sign outside bookshop

Photo: Reading by Mike Licht (Creative Commons)

This symposium is funded by the Department of Creative Arts and English, La Trobe University. Our thanks to Dr Terrie Waddell, Head of Department, for her support.

See Google map of venue