Vanessa Barker
Vanessa Barker

Nordic Expulsions: Understanding new forms of state power in the welfare state”. 

Vanessa Barker is Docent and Associate Professor of Sociology at Stockholm University and recently appointed Associate Director of Border Criminologies research network at the University of Oxford. She writes on questions of democracy and penal order, the welfare state and border controls, and works within a historical sociological tradition.

She is currently working on a new monograph about the welfare state and penal nationalism called Nordic Nationalism and Penal Order (Routledge Studies on Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship). 

The seminar will be held in English!