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Catherine began writing for The Children’s Media Conference blog in 2017 and is delighted to be back this year! She works as a TV Researcher at Avanti Media and Nine Lives Media, previously having worked in various departments at the BBC. These included Blue Peter, CBeebies Radio, BBC Children’s Acquisitions and Independent Animation, The One Show, File on 4 and 5 Live Investigates.
Report: Creative Keynote - Cressida Cowell
Takeaways “Creativity is magic and magic is for everyone!” The key to succeeding is finding your personal quest. Have confidence in your own style, write without rules and create characters to care about! This session opened with Changemaker and comedian Aaron Simmonds who talked about his creative process in lockdown,…
Report: Question Time - Right Now and What’s Next?
Takeaways The Covid-19 pandemic has hugely impacted children’s lives, as well as the media industry. This period of time does, however, present an opportunity to pause and bring our attention to issues affecting young people. Content should reflect the diversity of…