I am thrilled to say that I have been invited, and of course accepted, an invitation to speak at the First Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) in Singapore in May 2010. This is sponsored by the National Book Development Council of Singapore.
The goals of the Asian Festival of Children’s Content are to:
· Develop the writing and the illustrating of Children’s stories and content. · Promote publishing of Asian content. · Provide the world with access to such material created in Asia.
And my friend Holly Thompson, the SCBWI Regional Advisor for Tokyo will also be there too!!!
Target participants are writers, illustrators, librarians, teachers, publishers, editors, translators literary agents and producers of media of Asian children’s content. So if you have nothing to do around that time of year … come on along!
More on the Carolinas later but Pam Vaughan (official photographer for the New England conference last weekend) has just sent me oodles and poodles of photos … so if you don’t want to see piccies of me in action – then look away now! There are photos of me with friends, of me panelling, photos […]