Keynote Speakers

We have an exciting lineup of keynote speakers that include Kimberley Reynolds, Xiao Ping, Qin Wenjun, Yu Rong, and Helen Wang. In addition, we will be joined by special guest David Almond for an archive handling session and author Q&A at Seven Stories: The National Centre for Children's Books. To learn more about our keynote and guest speakers, click on their names below.



Kimberley Reynolds

  • Professor Emerita of Children's Literature

Xiao Ping

  • Professor in Film, Television and Communication

Qin Wenjun

  • Children's Literature Author

Yu Rong

  • Artist/Children's Illustrator

Helen Wang

  • Translator in Children's Literature

David Almond

  • Children's Literature Author