Celebrating 50 years of excellence

2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the Centre for Criminology. The Faculty of Law has put together an exciting programme of events and activities to commemorate the Centre’s anniversary and to capture life at the Centre in 2016.

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Hilary TermVenueDate
50th Anniversary Lectures: 'In the Beginning: Crime, Criminology and Criminal Justice in 1966.'Old Library, All Souls College, OxfordJanuary 21st, 2016

50th Anniversary Lectures: 'The Myth of Mob Rule: Violent Crime and Democratic Politics.'

Old Library, All Souls College, Oxford

February 4th, 2016

50th Anniversary Lectures: Frances Cook OBE, Chief Executive of the Howard League for Penal Reform, in Conversation with Jamie Bennett, Governor, HMP Grendon & Spring Hill

Old Library, All Souls College, OxfordFebruary 18th, 2016
50th Anniversary Lectures: 'Role of the Prosectuor at Sentencing.'Lee Shau Kee Seminar Room, Wadham College, OxfordMarch 3rd, 2016
Criminology Conference: 'Crime and Mental Health: Vulnerability and Resilience in the Face of Trauma.'Green Templeton College, OxfordMarch 15th, 2016
Howard League Conference Drinks Reception (for conference attendees only)Keble College, OxfordMarch 18th, 2016
Trinity TermVenueDate

50th Anniversary Lectures: David Anderson QC, Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation, in Conversation with Professor Liora Lazarus, University of Oxford

Old Library, All Souls College, OxfordApril 28th, 2016
50th Anniversary Lectures:  Professor David Garland, New York University: 'Penal Power: Its forms, functions and foundations.'MBI Al Jaber Auditorium, Corpus Christi College, OxfordMay 12th, 2016
'Transforming Incarceration' Drinks Reception and LectureGrosvenor Street, LondonMay 24th, 2016
50th Anniversary Alumni Tea PartyWadham College, OxfordJune 3rd, 2016
Roger Hood Public Lecture: 'Criminal Justice in the Service of Security.'Manor Road Building Lecture Theatre, OxfordJune 3rd, 2016
50th Anniversary Criminal Justice Conference: 'Contemporary Dilemmas in Criminal Justice.'The Andrew Wiles Building, The Maths Institute, OxfordJune 4th, 2016
50th Anniversary Lectures: 'Defendents' Mental Capacities and the Criminal Justice System: why it is good to be difficult?'Old Library, All Souls College, OxfordOctober 13th, 2016
50th Anniversary Lectures: 'The Problems of Long-Term Imprisonment.'Old Library, All Souls College, OxfordOctober 27th, 2016
50th Anniversary Lectures: 'Crime, Order and the Two Faces of Conservatism.'Old Library, All Souls College, OxfordNovember 10th, 2016
50th Anniversary Academic Conference: 'Changing Contours of Criminal Justice.'The Cube, Faculty of Law, OxfordDecember 5th, 2016