ASIAN FESTIVAL OF CHILDREN’S CONTENT 2013

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:

Translators’ seminar

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

 

Other activities

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.

HRH Raja Zarith Sofiah as Chief Guest at Cultural Night
HRH Raja Zarith Sofiah as Chief Guest at Cultural Night
Illustrators Gallery
Illustrators Gallery
Pn Nellie and Dyg Emila Yusof, AFCC Guest Illustrator
Pn Nellie and Dyg Emila Yusof, AFCC Guest Illustrator
Pn Nellie with Tan Sri Dato Dr Hjh Asmah of Kota Buku
Pn Nellie with Tan Sri Dato Dr Hjh Asmah of Kota Buku

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