Childhood and Society SIG Upcoming Events

C&S SIGN Seminar Series: Child/hood/s of the Anthropocene

Federico Farini: The environment: resource, context or both? Mari Ystanes Fjeldstad: Missing stickers and bouncing bows: Material agency in music education (online, free, Monday 6th Feb 2023,London, UK) Federico Farini: The environment: resource, context or both? Since 2012,  the term enabling environment has been one of four themes of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS).…

‘That’s enough!’ (But it wasn’t): The generative possibilities of attuning to what else a tantrum can do (12:00-12:45pm, London time, Monday 23 January 2023, free online)

Abstract Often used in the plural, tantrum denotes an uncontrolled outburst of anger and frustration, typically in a young child. In this paper we attempt to enact a feminist project of reclamation and reconfiguration of ‘the toddler tantrum’. Drawing on a range of theoretical traditions, this paper investigates the complex yet generative possibilities inherent within…