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Joel White

Joel White
Name
Joel White
Title
Organisation
Social Anthropology School of Social and Political Science University of Edinburgh
Address
Edinburgh UK
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Research Interests
Political anthropology, immigration detention, care, solidarity, anti-racism, friendship, housing, Activism, Kinship, borders, carcerality, prison abolition, Immigration and asylum policy, work, social reproduction, trauma, care work, medical care, colonialism and imperialism
URL
http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/gradschool/community_and_representation/research_student_profiles/social_anthropology/joel_white

PhD Title

Carceral Care: Friendship, Solidarity and Detention in the UK Border Regime

Published writing: 

20.06.20 : The Fight for Asylum Seeker Rights Behind Glasgow’s Protests - Tribune Magazine 

Papers / Presentations: 

11.09.20

Imagining Abolition

On sci-fi prisons and prison abolitionist organising. 

London Science Fiction Research Community: 'Beyond Borders' Conference - Panel: Collective Struggle, Collective Joy - London / Online 

25.06.20

Locked Out: disappearance and visibility in UK Asylum housing struggles 

European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA) Conference - Panel: Disappearances at the margins of the state: migration, intimacy and politicsLisbon / Online

26.09.19 Guest Lecture: Asylum and Immigration detention - Asylum and Refugee Law and Policy Course - The University of Edinburgh 

11.12.17 

"All you white boys look the same” : performing anthropology and masculinity in the field 
Politics of the Gendered Body Conference  - University of Edinburgh