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Profiting from Pablo: Consumerism, Memory and Global Hierarchies of Victimhood

Venue: Online

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Speakers: Professor Katja Franko and Dr David R Goyes 

Katja Franko is Professor of Criminology at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, University of Oslo. Katja’s primary research interests are in globalization, migration and border control, international police co-operation, and on the uses of advanced information and communication technologies in contemporary crime control strategies. She is particularly interested in the relationships between state power and crime control under conditions of globalization.  

Katja has just completed a monograph entitled "The Crimmigrant Other" (published in Routledge's Key Ideas in Criminology 2020). Together With David R. Goyes she is currently working on a project on the impact of global entertainment industry on collective memory of violence in Medellin. 

Dr David R Goyes is a Senior Researcher at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, University of Oslo. He has contributed extensively to the study of North-South global relations, environmental conflicts and Indigenous issues. Goyes is editor of the International Journal for Crime, Justice and Social Democracy and member of several editorial boards of journals including Critical Criminology: An International Journal and Justice, Power and Resistance, the journal of the European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control. Goyes has a long publication record, with titles in English, Portuguese and Spanish. His first sole-authored book, Southern Green Criminology (Emerald), was published in 2019. He has also published numerous edited books, scientific journal special editions, academic articles and book chapters. You can learn more about David’s work here:  

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