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CCIG Forum 15

Wednesday, 7 July 2010 (All day)

The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, OUBS Michael Young Building, Rooms 1-3

CCIG Forums are monthly events at which CCIG members and others come together to discuss, articulate, experiment with and develop CCIG-related research and thinking, face-to-face and in a participative environment. Ten Forums are scheduled in advance for each calendar year, and are intended to feature a wide selection of events held throughout the day, including seminars, colloquia, keynotes, workshops, and conversational groups.


10:30-10:45 Arrival/ coffee/ Director's update

10:45- 11:45 Bodies Reading Session led by Marina Almeida and Raia Prokhovnik.  All welcome, open to all. Reading Chapter 2, ‘Judgment Is Not an Exit: Representation, Affect, and American Psychofrom Marco Abel (2007) Violent Affect: Literature, Cinema, and Critique after Representation, Lincoln and London, University of Nebraska Press.

11.45-13.00 'Globalisation and International Adoption from China' presentation by Professor Monica Dowling, HSC, OU

13:00-14:00  Lunch

14.00-16.30 Families and Relationships Double Keynote Lecture Event: 'Child and Adolescent Well-Being in Cultural Context' Jill Korbin, Case Western Reserve Univesity, Ohio and 'Structure and Agency and ‘Internal Conversations’: Stories of Change and Continuity in the Lives of Canadian Breadwinning Mothers and Care Giving Dads' Andrea Doucet, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.

PDF icon Keynote Poster.pdf30.09 KB
PDF icon CCIG Programme Forum 15.pdf27.77 KB