OKI Children's Literature Conference Archive


Update:

1996 OKI Children's Literature Conference
Featured Speakers: Will Hillenbrand; J. Patrick Lewis
Held at: Clermont College, University of Cincinnati
Program: 1996
1997 Connecting the World with Books
Featured Speakers: Louis Borden; Isaac Olaleye; Chris Soentpiet
Held at: Xavier University
Program: 1997
1998 Culture to Culture: Books Bridge the World
Featured Speakers: Patricia Reilly Giff; George Ella Lyon
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 1998
1999 Once Upon a Time: The Stories Continue. . .
Featured Speakers: Valiska Gregory; Christopher Canyon
Held at: College of Mount St. Joseph
Program: 1999
2000 One World . . . Many Words
Featured Speakers: Arnold Adoff; Virginia Hamilton; Rick Sowash
Held at: Xavier University
Program: 2000
2001 Inside Stories: A Celebration of Books
Featured Speakers: Eileen Christelow; Margery Cuyler
Held at: Clermont College, University of Cincinnati
Program: 2001
2002 Mining the Mountains of Appalachian Children's Literature
Featured Speakers: Gloria Houston; Ruth White
Held at: Northern Kentucky University
Program: 2002
2003 C.O.L.O.R. Your World: Celebrate Our Love of Reading
Featured Speakers: Tom Birdseye; Bruce Langton
Held at: South Dearborn High School
Program: 2003
2004 Imagining Russia and the World Through Children's Literature
Featured Speakers: Patricia Gauch; Patricia Polacco
Held at: Miami University, Middletown Campus
Program: 2004
2005 Literacy for Life!
Featured Speakers: Bryan Collier; Margie Palatini
Held at: Cincinnati State Technical and Community College
Program: 2005
2006 Once Upon a Time Around the World
Featured Speakers: Eric Kimmel; Will Hillenbrand
Held at: Northern Kentucky University
Program: 2006
2007 Words Alive! Engaging Youth in the Prose, Poetry, & Passion of Books
Featured Speakers: Ashley Bryan
Held at: South Dearborn High School
Program: 2007
2008 Tots, Teens & In beTweens: Booked for Life
Featured Speakers: Sharon Draper; Jim Gill
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 2008
2009 Creative Expression through Language, Literature, & Literacy (with a focus on Reader's Theater)
Featured Speakers: Paul Brett Johnson
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 2009
2010 Creative Expression through Language, Literature, & Literacy
Featured Speakers: Chris Raschka; Gail Carson Levine
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 2010
2011 Fantastic Journeys through Literature
Featured Speakers: Ingrid Law; Keiko Kasza
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 2011
2012 From a Book to e-Books: The Many Ways to Access Children's Literature
Featured Speakers: Loren Long; Gary Schmidt
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 2012
2013 The New Face of Non-Fiction: So Much More to Explore!
Featured Speakers: Candace Fleming; Steve Jenkins
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 2013
2014 Adventure Across the Ages: Exploring Literature from Pre-K to YA
Featured Speakers: Sneed B. Collard III; Stephanie Stuve-Bodeen; J & P Voelkel
Held at: Thomas More College
Program: 2014