Symposium & Speakers
Here is an indicative programme for Diverse Voices? Curating a National History of Children's Books. All sessions will reflect on and respond to the symposium's themes. The final programme and timings will be displayed here once confirmed. We encourage symposium participants to stay throughout the day if possible to participate in the discussions.
Registration from 9am
9.30am Introduction to Diverse Voices?
9.45am Opening keynote, S.I. Martin
Lunch and Tours of Seven Stories' exhibitions
2.30pm Collecting and curating diverse children's books with Sarah Lawrance, Professor Karen Sands O'Connor and Beverley Naidoo, including a handling session with material from the Seven Stories Collection
Event ends at 5.30pm