Organiser: National Book Development Council of Singapore
Dates: 25-30 May 2013
Venue: National Library Building Singapore
Once again this year’s AFCC was a knock out!. There were plenty of sessions for everyone under four core programmes:
25 May 2013-Teacher’s Conference
26 May 2013- Parents Forum
27 May 2013-Seminar
28-29 May 2013- Writers and illustrators conference
New additional sessions this year:
Panel discussion on trajectories and themes in children’s literature from Philippines
Celebrating our stars and the presentation of the Lifetime Achievement Award to Children’s Literature
Launch of AFCC Splash Project and publications
Launch of the Rights Fair
Young children’s speak up panel
Cultural night, book and rights fair, book launches, awards night for Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award 2013 and SingTel Asian Picture Book Award 2013, master classes and media summit.
The NLB Building provided a comfortable and spacious venue for most of the activities. The colourful festival provided time to socialize and network with friends and with renowned authors and illustrators.
Once again Brunei Darussalam Library Association is privileged and honoured to be a partner of AFCC and as a member of AFCC Board of Advisors.
Librarians, teachers, parents, literary and rights agents, translators, writers and illustrators, publishers, distributors, media producers and content creators and professionals in the industry please make a point not to miss attending AFCC 2014 from 31 May-4 June 2014, Singapore.