Doctoral Seminar: Governing Urban Marginality

Start date: 
Wed, 08/06/2016
Closing date: 
Wed, 08/06/2016
Hallam Hall, Sheffield Hallam University
Event contact: 
Emma Smith (0114 225 3073 /

12.15 - 2.30 pm


Keynote Address: The Science and Craft of Thick Construction
Loïc Wacquant, University of Carlifornia, Berkeley and Centre de Sociologie Européenne, Paris

‘Making’ vulnerable families change their behaviour in intensive interventions
Emily Ball, University of Sheffield

Is a ‘carceral-assistential net’ better than no net? Early reflections on research with women
experiencing advanced marginality

Larissa Povey, Sheffield Hallam University

Wacquant in Sheffield

This is the fourth in a series of Sheffield events engaging with Wacquant's framework and jointly hosted by CRESR at Sheffield Hallam University, the Department of Urban Studies and Planning and the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Sheffield.

June 7 - Cutlers' Hall Sheffield

A one-day International Conference: Rethinking urban inequality

Public Lecture: Scaling the Two Faces of the Ghetto

June 8 - Hallam Hall, Sheffield Hallam University

Marginality, Penality, Carnality - Q&A session with Loїc Wacquant

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