Working Lunches @Ivy Lodge: ‘On the Outside’ Film Showing and Discussion

Academic-prison engagement: Critical Reflections
Anne Schwan and Paul Gray (both Edinburgh Napier University)
12:30 – 14:00, University of Glasgow

In this working lunch, filmmaker and academic Paul Gray will be showing a film he made with and about women in prison in Scotland. The film will stimulate a dicussion about the potential, limits and ethics of academic engagement of those in prison. Joining this discussion will be Prof Anne Schwan who has developed a number of initatives in prison and is co-founder and co-convenor of the Scottish Universities-Prisons Network, a forum for university staff involved in prison-based projects. Working lunches are normally open to SCCJR members and other staff and students based at Glasgow University. There is limited space but if you wish to attend please email enquiries@sccjr.ac.uk.