Flavia Z. Drago: Monsters Play!
Date/Time: Wednesday 1 February 2023 10:00-10:45
Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Session No: 16
Who doesn’t love to play Peekaboo and counting games? Flavia Z. Drago’s monsters certainly enjoy games, and would love you to play with them. There will be fun and games for children to join in with, and adult participation will be very welcome too!
Flavia Z. Drago was born in Mexico City, where she grew up and studied graphic design. She later lived in Barcelona and Paris to specialise in illustration. She graduated with an MA in Children’s Book Illustration from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, UK, and won the Klaus Flugge Prize in 2021, which is awarded to the most promising picture book illustrator in the UK.
This session is followed by Dr Nadia Taysir Dabbagh: Child's Play. This session is about child-directed play and children are welcome. Session details here.