Crime, Criminal Justice, and the Image
with support from the ESRC
grant reference: ES/J022381/1
Crime and Explanation
When and Where?
Monday 17th February 2014: 1.15 – 6.00 p.m., Seminar Room, Department of Criminology, University of Leicester, 152-4 Upper New Walk, Leicester, LE1 7QA (10-15 minutes walk from station; car parking available if you notify Yvonne Jewkes email@example.com in advance)
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Monday 17th February 2014: 1.15 – 6.00 p.m., Seminar Room, Department of Criminology, University of Leicester.
1.15 – 1.30 p.m.
Yvonne Jewkes, Professor of Criminology, University of Leicester
Welcome and Introduction – Visual Criminology: Crime and Explanation
1.30 – 2.15 p.m.
Eamonn Carrabine, Professor of Criminology & Sociology, University of Essex
Seeing Things: Violence, Voyeurism and the Camera
14.15 – 15.00 p.m.
Lieve Gies, Senior Lecturer in Media and Communication, University of Leicester
A Picture of Innocence: Social Media Forensics and the Amanda Knox Innocence Campaign
15.00 – 15.15 p.m.
15.15 – 16.00 p.m.
Noel Whitty, Professor of Human Rights Law, University of Nottingham
Representing Human Rights Violations: Spatial Imagery and Detention in a War Zone
16.00 – 16.45 p.m.
Sarah Armstrong, Senior Research Fellow Structures and Processes, University of Glasgow
The Corridor and The Cell: Rethinking Dominant Representations of Prison
16.00 – 16.45 p.m.
Jenny Wicks, Photographer and former Artist-in-Residence, Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research (SCCJR)
Working Spaces, Punishing Spaces: The Meaning and Construction of Place through Criminological Research
16.45 – 17.30 p.m.
Alison Young, Professor of Criminology, University of Melbourne
The Aesthetics of Transgression: Pleasure and Value in the Criminal Image
Drinks and dinner on London Road