First International Symposium on Narrative Criminology


Thursday 29 May

10:00 - 10:30

Welcome and introduction: Sveinung Sandberg and Thomas Ugelvik

10:30 - 12:00

Lois Presser: The past, present and future of narrative criminology 

Keith Hayward: Narrative criminology and cultural criminology: Shared biographies, different lives?

12:00 - 13:00


13:00 - 14:30

Jaber F. Gubrium: Narrative ethnography

Molly Andrews: Too Late? Time, Forgiveness, and Accountability

14:30 - 14:45


14:45 - 16:15

Eamonn Carrabine: Picture this: Criminology, the archive and narrative analysis

Shadd Maruna: Changing tunes: are prisoner self-narratives written in poetry or prose?

16:15 - 16:30


16:30 - 18:00

Yvonne Jewkes: Getting away with murder: How we plot our own narratives as competent researchers

Heith Copes: Creating and maintaining symbolic boundaries among drug users: A narrative approach



 Friday 30 May

09:00 - 10:30

Fiona Brookman: The shifting narratives of violent offenders: Implications for qualitative research and criminology

Ruben Boers and Daniël Rambaran: Breaking Bad: No way back...

Jennifer Fleetwod: What do women talk about when they talk about poverty?

10:30 - 10:45


10:45 – 12:15


Marie Bruvik Heinskou: The narrative of masculinity in false reports on rape - victimization and the question of criminal masculinities

Carmen Schuhmann: Stories of crime, stories of suffering: ethical issues in criminal justice counselling

Lubomir Luptak: Mining for black gold in the Roma ghetto: symbolic and economic exploitation of marginalized populations in the Czech Republic

12:15 - 13:15


13:15 – 14:30

Thomas Ugelvik: Techniques of legitimation: Prison officers and the narrative construction of legitimate power

Sveinung Sandberg: The Oslo 22/7 terrorist attacks: A narrative criminological analysis

14:30 - 15:00

In conclusion

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