October 2-3 / 2020

II International Congress
"Children and books in a multicultural world"

Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty
About the Congress
The congress "Children and Books in a Multicultural World" for the second year in a row brings together professionals in the field of children's culture and children's literature (researchers, educators, public figures, publishers, writers, etc.) who share their ideas, projects, and experiences.
Congress Goal
To bring together researchers, writers, readers and public figures at the site of the House of Friendship in order to discuss issues related to the development of children's literature in Kazakhstan, to arouse interest in reading and to draw attention to children's books.
Forms of experience exchange
During the Congress, there will be discussion platforms, creative laboratories with the participation of teachers and parents, exhibitions and presentations of book products, lectures and briefings.
Expected results
The organizers expect that the Congress will provide an opportunity to integrate the experience of experts to implement effective ways to develop children's literature in Kazakhstan.
The deadline for submitting applications is September 20, 2020
Registration of participants
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Draft program of the II Congress
October 2, 2020 / Friday
(*there will be changes in the program)
09:00 – 10:00
Registration of participants. Exhibition of books
10:00 – 10:50
Opening Of The Congress
Meeting 1.
Culture of childhood and LIFESTYLE of modern society
Meeting 2.
Reflection of the history of the country and people in children's books
13:00 – 14:30
14:30 – 15:20
Meeting 3.
Children's literature: challenges of the future which has come
Meeting 4.
Children's literature for the youngest: new approaches and formats
Closing the first day
Organizers-partners of the II Congress

"Strange people these adults. Adults always need to explain everything..."
(Antoine de Saint-Exupery "The Little Prince")
Shaimerdenova Nursulu
doctor of Philology, professor of al-Farabi Kazakh national University,
member of the Scientific and expert Council of the APK, author of children's fairytales.
candidate of philological Sciences, associate Professor of al-Farabi Kazakh national University, head of the "ALTAIR" Academy of children's books
candidate of philological Sciences, associate Professor of L.N. Gumilev Eurasian national University, member of the Scientific and expert Council of the APK
candidate of philological Sciences, associate Professor of the Eurasian humanitarian Institute,
developer of preschool education programs
I international Congress
October 3-4, 2019
Our contact:
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"ALTAIR" Children's Books Academy
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