Kidscreen is the leading international trade publication serving the informational needs and interests of kids entertainment professionals. Published in Canada, this publication provides comprehensive analysis of the news, issues, trends, market shifts and opportunities having an impact on all sectors of the business, including TV production, distribution & programming, licensing & retail, marketing & promotions, gaming & digital media, feature films, home entertainment and publishing. Kidscreen’s cross-disciplinary approach to coverage mirrors the way the kids entertainment operates. Available in print in the SAC library and at kidscreen.com.
Seductive Screens: Children s Media Past, Present, and Future describes the development of child media from its early beginnings on radio to the millions of postings on Facebook. The book explains the collision of economics, psychology, the needs of parents, and technology in creating the perfect storm for kid s media growth. Many related issues are discussed as they affect children s media including education, civility, celebrity, violence, play, and child rearing.