CFP for four CGWG-sponsored sessions at the RGS-IBG Annual Conference 2018

The Carceral Geography Working Group of the RGS-IBG is delighted to encourage paper submissions to four intended sponsored sessions at the RGS-IBG Annual Conference 2018.

The conference will take place at Cardiff University 29-31 August 2018 with opening events on 28 August. The conference theme is ‘Geographical landscapes / changing landscapes of geography’. The full call for sessions and papers can be found here.

The CGWG is sponsoring four sessions, for which paper submissions are now invited.

These are:

Camps, Control and Crime: Critical geographies of security and refugee encampment

Organised by Yolanda Weima, Department of Geography, York University (Toronto),  and Hanno Brankamp, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford,

Read the full CFP for this session here

Care as Incarceration: The Changing Landscapes of Institutional Treatment of Disabled People

Organised by Jayne Jeffries, and Janice McLaughlin, Newcastle University (UK).

Read the full CFP for this session here

Geographies of Institutionalised Childhood

Organised by Tom Disney, University of Birmingham ( and Anna Schliehe, University of Cambridge (

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Tirluniau Carcharu/Tirluniau Carcharedig (Landscapes of Imprisonment/Imprisoned Landscapes)

Organised by Dominique Moran, University of Birmingham ( and Jennifer Turner, University of Liverpool (

Read the full CFP for this session here