General registration is open for the inaugural conference of the Children’s History Society. ‘Horrible Histories? Children’s Lives in Historical Contexts’ is hosted by the Menzies Centre for Australian Studies at King’s College London from 16–18 June 2016. With keynotes from Dr David Pomfret and the schoolchildren of Bethnal Green and Pimlico Academies, the conference features over 100 speakers from across the globe (among them several scholars speaking on Australian topics).
Full program (overseen by Society Directors Drs Simon Sleight and Mary Clare Martin).
Places are not unlimited, so book early to avoid disappointment!