Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – The New and Old Science of Childhood/Children

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century The New and Old Science of Childhood/Children Date: 5th February 2010 ——————————————- Marjorie Lorch, Professor of Neurolinguistics (Birkbeck) Darwin’s instigation of British baby science ——————————————————————— Ofra Koffman, (Centre for the study of invention and social process, Goldsmiths) Mature Bodies, Childish Minds : Psychology, Government and the Emergence of the Problem of Teenage Parenthood accompanying …

Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – Children/Childhood in China

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children / Childhood in China Date: 5th February 2010 ——————————————- David Pomfret, (Department of History, University of Hong Kong) ‘ Children of Empire’: Childhood in British and French Colonial Cultures accompanying images: ——————————————————————- Valentina Boretti, (Postdoctoral Fellow, SOAS) From new citizen to revolutionary successor: Playthings and the ideal child in Republican and Communist China …

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Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – Children in/at Museums: Panel discussion

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children in/at Museums: Panel discussion Date: 4th February 2010 ——————————– Introduction by Sander Gilman ——————————————————————————— Rhian Harris (Director, The Museum of Childhood V&A) Chair accompanying images: ——————————————————————————— Lars Tharp (Director of the Foundling Museum, London), accompanying images: ——————————————————————————— Erica Davies (Director, The Ragged School Museum London), accompanying images: ——————————————————————————— Leigh‐Anne Stradeski (Director, Eureka! The …

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century – Children and The Law

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children and the Law Date 4th February 2010 ———————————————- Introduction by Jessamy Harvey (Birkbeck): Chair —————————————————————— Barbara Bennett Woodhouse (Emory University) – Needs, Rights, and Vulnerability accompanying images: —————————————————————— Daniel Monk (Birkbeck): Discussant —————————————————————— discussion —————————————————————— <<< back to conference page>>> share this entry:

Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – Children and their Representation

Rethinking Children/Childhood in the 21st Century Children and their Representation Date: 4th February 2010 ————————————————————- Jack Zipes (University of Minnesota) – Re‐tooling and Reconfiguring Children: Conflicts in the Civilizing Process ————————————————————– Michael Rosen (Birkbeck): Discussant ————————————————————– discussion <<< back to conference page>>> share this entry:

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Rethinking Children / Childhood in the 21st Century – programme page

4th & 5th February 2010 – 2 day conference. Speakers include: Sander Gilman, Jack Zipes, Michael Rosen, Barbara Bennet Woodhouse, Daniel Monk, Jessamy Harvey, Erica Davies, Lars Tharp, Leigh-Anne Stradeski, Rhian Harris, David Pomfret, Valentina Boretti, Zhou Xun, Marjorie Lorch, Ofra Koffman, Karen Wells