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20 November 2012

Focus: Detention

Publications:

Back in the Spotlight: The Detention of Mentally Ill Asylum Seekers (UK Human Rights Blog, Oct. 2012) [text]

Immigration Detention: Penal Regime or Step towards Deportation? About Respecting Human Rights in Immigration Detention (National Ombudsman of the Netherlands, Aug. 2012) [text via Euromed MigrAsyl Blog]

In the Name of the Italian People (Za Lab, 2012) [access via Fortress Europe Blog]
- Documentary focusing on immigration detention.

One Size Fits All: Immigration Detention Fails to Deliver Expected Outcomes (JRS Europe, Oct. 2012) [text]

Population, Space and Place, vol. 18, no. 6 (Nov./Dec. 2012) [contents]
- Special issue on immigration detention.

Upcoming seminar series:

Exploring Everyday Practice and Resistance in Immigration Detention, Feb. 2013-Oct. 2014, UK [info]
- "Through five one-day workshop events, the seminar series will span the academic disciplines of criminology, geography, politics and sociology in order to examine the phenomenon of detention as it relates to supporting detainees, penology and prisons, everyday experiences of detention and the politics of, and resistance to, detention practices."

Tagged Publications and Events & Opportunities.