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CANCELLED: The 2020 CCY’s Chamberlain Lecture series presents Dr. Valerie Steeves with her talk “Talking Toys: How Smart Technology Reshapes Childhood”

Please note that the Event is CANCELLED: The 2020 CCY’s Chamberlain Lecture series presents Dr. Valerie Steeves, Full Professor, Department of Criminology, Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Ottawa as our special guest speaker. Her talk “Talking Toys: How Smart Technology Reshapes Childhood” examines the intersection of big data and childhood. Focusing on […]

CCY Career Fair

Annual CCY Career Workshop is scheduled for Monday, February 3, 2020, from 11:30-1:30 in 001 Vanier. All are welcome! Guest Speakers: Emily Chan, Staff Lawyer, Justice for Children and Youth Mardi Daley, Toronto Housing Outreach Program Collaborative, designer of comic book about youth homelessness Mikhaela Gray, Education and Research Coordinator for Fight 4 Freedom, NGO […]

Children, Childhood and Youth Program: Updates

Please be advised that effective July 1, 2019, Professor Cheryl Cowdy will be on sabbatical and will no longer be fulfilling the role of Coordinator for the Children, Childhood and Youth program. We are thrilled that Professor Alison Halsall will be taking on the position for the 2019-20 academic term. We are also thrilled to […]

IRSCL Special Issue

Guest edited by CCY Professors Cheryl Cowdy and Alison Halsall, this issue reflects on the 2017 IRSCL Biennial Congress Theme, "Possible & Impossible Children: Children's Literature & Childhood Studies." This special issue prioritises perspectives on non-Anglo-American children’s literature and culture, as well as voices of scholars from varied national and ethnic backgrounds. These papers theorise […]