This blog represents students at the Centre for Research in Children’s Literature within the Faculty of Education at the University
We stand in solidarity with UCU strikers picketing against unfair working conditions in British universities. If you want to know
We are pleased to announce that the Centre will hold an international conference on the role of sex in young adult fiction on the 11th and 12th of September 2020.
Today’s blog post represents a statement from the graduate student community in support of the CRCLC’s administrator, Lucian M. Stephenson, who has been informed by the Faculty of Education at the University of Cambridge that his position is at risk of redundancy.
James Brigden, Catologuer at Homerton Library, offers an insight into the kind of research that is undertaken when cataloguing rare books.
Originally published by Cambridge Faculty of Education Library blog on June 26th 2019, take a look at our bumper edition of new Top Picks! with the theme of Children’s Fiction.
PhD Candidate Stella Miriam Pryce reporting back from a recent colloquim – organised by CRCLC PhD candidates and hosted by Seven Stories The National Centre for Children’s Books
In time for #EmpathyDay, current PhD candidate Vera Veldhuizen explores the framing of empathy in recent educational and literary discourse.
“You don’t want people popping to the Costa during the allocated breaks because your coffee is frankly undrinkable and then missing out on a chance to mill and mingle.”
MPhil graduate Gabriel Duckels reports back from the CRCLC’s seminar with Katharine Jones Sullivan
“Since joining Homerton in 2013 I’ve catalogued some very rare, unusual and quirky items…Never before, though, have I handled a book made completely from fabric.”