Events

We are inviting abstracts for an interdisciplinary, international conference taking place on the theme of ‘Childhood Studies in the Anthropocene’ in Birmingham this June. The Call for Papers relates to the conference on the 6th June, and the call for participation (for Graduate Students only) to the workshop...

A collection of presentations will be delivered at the upcoming American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting in Washington DC (April 2016) by members of the Common World Childhoods Research Collective.  Reclaiming Common Worlds: Early Childhood Care and Education Settings as Sites of Civic/Environmental Action in Aotearoa (New Zealand) Jenny...

 2nd Aotearoa New Zealand Childhood Studies Colloquium University of Otago, Dunedin 20 October, 2015 Researchers and practitioners from a wide range of disciplinary and professional contexts discussed ‘What does childhood studies mean for Research, Policy and Practice? Keynote presenters were Prof. Nigel Thomas (University of Central Lancaster); Alison...

Unsettling the Colonial Places and Spaces of Early Childhood Education was launched by Professor Barbara Chambers (University of Canberra) at the Children and the Environment Research Symposium at the University of Canberra on 22nd July, 2015.  This edited collection features research conducted by many members of the Common World Childhoods...

The Australian Institute for Sustainable Communities (AISC) presents ‘Children and The Environment’ Research Symposium Wednesday 22nd July 10am-4pm The keynote presenter is AISC's international visiting scholar, Professor Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw from University of Victoria, BC Canada. Other confirmed presenters include Professor Karen Malone (UWS); Dr Catherine Hamm (Victoria University) and Assoc. Professor Affrica Taylor...