Scarman Lecture Series
Each year the Department of Criminology invites a number of high profile guest speakers to deliver papers on current issues in criminology, criminal justice, policing and community safety. The lectures are open to the public and members of the University of Leicester.
Please click on the links below for more detailed information about our guest speakers and their chosen topics.
The Scarman Lecture Series has been announced for the new academic year for 2014 and 2015.
The first lecture and the lecture by Shami Chakrabarti will take place in the Peter Williams Lecture Theatre in the Fielding Johnson building and the following lectures will take place in the Frank and Katherine May Lecture Theatre in the Henry Wellcome building. All of the Scarman Lectures are free and open to all and a wine reception follows each of the lectures.
|Wednesday 1 October 2014, 17:00||Breaking The Carceral Machine||Ben Gunn|
|Wednesday 26 November 2014, 17:15||No Longer Invisible: Child Protection and Children's Rights||Sue Berelowitz|
|Wednesday 11 February 2015, 17:15||On Liberty||Shami Chakrabarti|
|Wednesday 25 March 2015, 17:15||Miscarriages of Justice Happen to Ordinary People||John Taft|
An archive of the Scarman Lecture Series is available.