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British Society of Criminology Conference 2019

Public Criminologies: Community, Conflict and Justice

Postgraduate Conference: 2nd – 3rd July 2019
Registrations start on 2nd July, at 11am in Minerva Building, Brayford Pool, University of Lincoln;
The Postgraduate conference will start mid-day on 2nd July to mid-day on 3rd July.

Main Conference: 3rd – 5th July 2019
Registrations start on 3rd July, at 11am in Minerva Building, Brayford Pool, University of Lincoln
Day 1 (3rd July): The first plenary will be after lunch on 3rd July at 1.30pm; and the day 1 will end with the Sage wine reception in the evening
Day 2 (4th July) will start at 9am and will end with a pre-dinner drinks and dinner in the evening
Day 3 ( 5th July) will start at 9am and the conference will end after lunch, when the BSC Research Groups will hold their meetings.

The conference will explore the potential prospects for Criminology to ‘bridge the gap’ between academic criminology and public discourse. It will engage with important questions about the role and value of Criminology during a time of conflict and divergence, and hopes to provide meaningful reflections on the political realities of community, conflict and justice. The conference seeks to examine how criminologists can find and use their voice to articulate for collective good in an insecure world.

Taking place in 2019, the conference will explore what it means to conceptualise Criminology as a civic enterprise and address how criminologists might address issues of power, marginalisation, intersectionality and justice in the 21st Century.

*The submission for abstracts has now closed*


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Key dates:

* Call for Abstracts opens: Monday 7th January 2019

* Early Bird registration opens: Monday 21st January 2019

* *New Deadline for Abstract Submission: 26.05.19*

* Early bird registration closes: Friday 17th May 2019

* Abstract-notification of decision: Within 1 month of submission

* Registration closes: Friday 21st June 2019

* Postgraduate Conference opens: Tuesday 2nd July 2019

* Main Conference opens: Wednesday 3rd July 2019

* Conference Closes: Friday 5th July 2019

The conference will be hosted by the University of Lincoln’s School of Social and Political Sciences and will take place in the vibrant waterside Brayford Pool campus located within minutes of the city centre in Lincoln. The conference will be split into two sections, with a postgraduate conference taking place between July 2nd – 3rd July, before the main conference runs July 3rd – 5th July.

The British Society of Criminology Conference 2019 will be relevant to both UK and international delegates, from academic and practice-based backgrounds, with an interest in: Criminology, Criminal Justice, Socio-legal Studies, Social Policy, Law, Human Rights, Psychology and Sociology.


BSC conference committee:

Katie Strudwick (Joint chair of conference committee) Katie Strudwick

Sundari Anitha (Joint chair of conference committee) Sundari Anitha

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Lauren Hall Lauren Hall

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Liam McCann Liam McCann

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