Call For Papers

For any late paper submissions, please contact A/Prof Anna Potter

We invite submission of abstracts of 250 words for individual papers (20 minutes) or suggestions for three-paper panels. 


Participants are encouraged to consider topics including but not limited to:


  • Transmedia storytelling for and by children
  • Localisation and globalisation in the children’s mediascape
  • Fluidity between screen to page formats in children’s storytelling
  • Fandom and participatory culture 
  • Debates and contentions in children's screen content
  • Innovative modes for producing stories to children, such as in digital media
  • The role of digital games in children’s lives


The symposium will showcase creative research from a variety of disciplines while allowing industry practitioners to share their creative practice across a range of contemporary media content for children.


Please email your abstract to A/Prof Anna Potter at by Friday June 7th, 2019.