Professor Michelle Brown (University of Tennessee) will be a visiting scholar with SCCJR during June and early July.

This in person event provides a dedicated session with PhD students across all SCCJR members/members-to-be. Professor Brown is former Editor in Chief of Crime Media Culture and is a leading scholar in critical carceral studies with strong background in visual and aural approaches.

As an activist she has worked alongside communities facing and fighting over-policing and state violence, advancing transformational justice and abolitionist work.

This session will be led by interests of the PhD community, and a Padlet has been set up for you to feed in your views. Please add to it here: