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FAIR: The Families and Imprisonment Research Study


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We are pleased to confirm that the Families and Imprisonment Research conference will take place on Tuesday 25th June 2019. The conference will present key findings from the FAIR Study, alongside a range of expert contributors to the field of families and imprisonment. 

The conference is free to attend, and we warmly welcome academics and practitioners in this field, as well as anybody with experience or interest in prisoners' families. 

Our keynote speaker is Lord Michael Farmer, British peer and author of the Parliamentary report "The Importance of Strengthening Prisoners' Family Ties to Prevent Reoffending and Reduce Intergenerational Crime".

Further speakers to be confirmed shortly!

The conference will be held at the Institute of Criminology in Cambridge (directions can be found here) and a buffet lunch will be provided for attendees.

Places are limited and registration is required. Please email Sophie Ellis at 







Institute of Criminology



Centre for Community, Gender & Social Justice


Economic and Social Research Council