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 […]
Please join me in congratulating CCY student, Katelyn Conferido, in being this year’s recipient of the LA&PS Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence, an award that recognizes the student who achieved the highest GPA on a minimum of 30 credits at the 2nd year level. What a remarkable accomplishment! We are so very proud of you, […]
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 […]
Professor Chakraborty’s project “Extreme love: Young people’s experiences at the intersection of intimacy and violence in urban India” has just been awarded a prestigious SSHRC Insight Grant ($90,659.00).
An interdisciplinary panel on “Recruitment and Reciprocity in Child-Centred Research” taking place this fall. All CCY students are welcome to attend. See the attached poster for panel details.
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 […]
The Children, Childhood and Youth Program proudly presents The 2019 Career Workshop on February 4, 2019 in 001 Vanier College. Please see all details by following the link below. 2019CareerWorkshop
Please see the details by following the link below: http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2019/01/13/film-screening-fireside-chat-with-kim-culmone-offers-insight-into-evolution-of-barbie/
The Children, Childhood & Youth (CCY) Program proudly presents a film screening of Tiny Shoulders: Rethinking Barbie (Nevins, 2018) and a fireside chat with KIM CULMONE, our 2019 Alexander F. Chamberlain speaker. Kim Culmone, Mattel's Vice President of Barbie Design, sets the global creative vision for the No. 1 toy property in the world. She […]
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 […]