Registration OPEN: Imperial Genealogies of Crime

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Imperial Genealogies of Crime, 17-18 and 24-25 May 2022 (online)

Registration Open!

This online series will explore entangled histories of crime and imperialism through the lens of genealogy. Scholars from fields of history, criminology, law and related disciplines will explore legacy, inheritance, connectivity and rupture in crime across empire. The series will take place over four half-days to enable scholars to join us from across the globe and to promote inclusivity, the series is free of charge. It is convened by Dr Meg Foster, Newnham College, University of Cambridge and co-convened by Dr Katy Roscoe, International Criminological Research Unit, University of Liverpool and is generously hosted by their institutions. 

Week 1, 17-18 May. Scholars of all career stages will present 10-minute papers on their research. These papers will then lead into roundtable discussions that will be facilitated by established academics. Please register for each panel you wish to attend my clicking on the "register" button under each session. For full conference program and registration click here: 

Week 2, 24-25 May. There will be ECR workshops on novel approaches to imperial crime: from life-course history to longitudinal analysis, visual criminology to podcasting, as well as tracing legal and familial inheritance in global perspective. Both experienced professors and ECRs will lead these workshops. Please register for each session you wish to attend my clicking on the "register" button under each session. For full workshop program and registration click here: 

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