Biography

After completing her D.Phil at the Centre for Criminology, Oxford on 'In the Shadow of Death: the normalisation of life without parole and death penalty abolitionism in California', Marion joined the University of Manchester as a lecturer in criminology and criminal justice. Prior to that, Marion worked as a lawyer in private law firms, as a legal officer in a defence team before the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, and as a judge for the UNHCR within the French Asylum appeals court. She also holds a joint law degree from the Universities of La Sorbonne and King’s College London, and an LLM from Georgetown University (US). For more information please see here.

Publications

Recent additions

  • MV Vannier, 'The different meanings of death: women's experience of life without parole in California' (2016) The Howard League Journal of Crime and Justice (forthcoming)
  • Mary Bosworth and MV Vannier, 'Comparing Immigration Detention in Britain and France: A matter of time?' (2016) European Journal of Migration and Law (forthcoming)
  • MV Vannier, 'A Right to Hope? Life Imprisonment in France ' in Dirk van Zyl Smit and Catherine Appleton (eds), Human Rights and Life Imprisonment (Hart/Bloomsbury Publishing 2016) (forthcoming)

Chapter (1)

MV Vannier, 'A Right to Hope? Life Imprisonment in France ' in Dirk van Zyl Smit and Catherine Appleton (eds), Human Rights and Life Imprisonment (Hart/Bloomsbury Publishing 2016) (forthcoming)

Journal Article (2)

Mary Bosworth and MV Vannier, 'Comparing Immigration Detention in Britain and France: A matter of time?' (2016) European Journal of Migration and Law (forthcoming)
MV Vannier, 'The different meanings of death: women's experience of life without parole in California' (2016) The Howard League Journal of Crime and Justice (forthcoming)

Internet Publication (5)

Review (1)

MV Vannier, 'Book review: Jonathan Simon, Mass Incarceration on Trial: A Remarkable Court Decision and the Future of Prisons in America' (2015) 19 Theoretical Criminology 434 [Review]

Other (1)

Presentation/Conference contribution (1)

MV Vannier, Life Imprisonment in France, paper presented at Life Imprisonment and Human Rights Workshop, Onati Institute for the Sociology of Law

Research Interests

Criminology, Criminal Justice, Punishment, Gender, Race, Migration studies

 

  

Research projects