30th November 2016 – please note that this CIRCL seminar will run at a different time than usual! It will start at 2 pm and run to 3 pm: CIRCL Visiting Scholar Xu Dan will speak about: Discipline and Deviation: Representations of Children in Chinese Revolutionary Story Picture Books, the 1970s
7th December 2016 2016, at the usual time of 1 pm, Professor Zhu Ziqiang, Professor of the College of Literature & Journalism of Ocean University of China and Head of the Children Literature Institute, will speak about Key Issues in Contemporary Chinese Children’s Literature Theories
18th January 2017, at the usual time of 1 pm, Dr Chris Milson, former CIRCL BA, MA and PhD student, will be speaking on Reading Funny Words: Sex, Gender and Language in Silverberg and Smyth’s ‘Sex is a Funny Word’
All these seminars will be in room HUMSS 110.