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Important dates

• 31 May 2012: Final submission of abstract of paper (250 words) and a short CV (100 words) in Word format.
• 3 September 2012: Final date for registration, payment of R1500 included.

 

 

Keynote speakers

PADDY BOUMA was trained as a painter and printmaker at the Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, University of Paris. She taught Lithography and Illustration at the Dept. of Visual Arts, University of Stellenbosch from 1971-2006. She has written and/or illustrated a large number of picture books that have been published internationally.

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Nelson Mandela: Long walk to freedom
Tafelberg
Stellenbosch Writers
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JOHN STEPHENS is Emeritus Professor in English at Macquarie University, and Editor of International Research in Children's Literature. He is author of several books and about a hundred articles, and was recipient of the International Brothers Grimm Award in 2007, in recognition of his contribution to research in children's literature.

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DOLLY DLAVANE, a librarian by profession, is a lecturer at the North-West University (Potchefstroom Campus). Behind her is more than 20 years of teaching experience with more interest in African Literature, drama to be more precise. She is also a translator, proofreader and editor of school learning material. She has gained tremendous experience in the workshops that she presented at the Northern Cape Province`s Department of Education on drama, poetry and creative writing.

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NWU African Languages for Education