Join the Asian Festival of Children’s Content 2016

 

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25-29 May 2016. Country of Focus: Japan

The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) is an annual festival in Singapore that celebrates and promotes the creation and appreciation of children’s books and content, with a focus on Asian themes.

Session Highlights:

From Comics, Graphic Novels and Picturebooks to Fusion Texts The-not-so-normal, Whimsical and Nonsensical World of Illustrations
The Fabulous Fear Factor Why Wordless Books?
Digital Human Making the Transition from Books to Digital Texts Class Clowns: Using Humour to Enrich Children’s Creativity
Fat Girls Are Heroes, Too! Why Parents Shouldn’t Say No to Comics
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FULL PROGRAMME
on www.afcc.com.sg
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Speaker Highlights:

Cynthia-Leitich-Smith

Cynthia Leitich Smith

Author & Faculty, MFA program in Writing for Children and Young Adults at Vermont College of Fine Arts (USA)

Calef Brown

Calef Brown

Author and Illustrator (USA)

Shaun-Tan

ShaunShaun Tan

Artist (AUSTRALIA)

Akiko-Beppu

Akiko Beppu

Editorial Director, Kaisei-sha (JAPAN)

Deborah-Ahenkorah

Deborah Ahenkorah

Founder, Golden Baobab (GHANA)

Leslie-Lee

Leslie Lee

Executive Director, Programming, Branded Media and Content, Walt Disney Company (SINGAPORE)

Vikram-Channa

Vikram Channa

Vice President of Production and Development, Discovery Kids (SINGAPORE)

Janet-Evans

Janet Evans

Freelance Literacy and Educational Consultant (ENGLAND)

… and many more!

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VISIT AFCC.COM.SG
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ORGANISED BY
National Book Development Council of Singapore
VENUE SPONSOR
National Library Board
FESTIVAL BOOKSTORE
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The festival organisers reserve the right to change speakers, events, session times, dates, and/or other details when necessary.

 

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Contact: +65 6848 8290  •  afcc@bookcouncil.sg