Sisters Inside Inc is an independent community organisation in Brisbane that works with and for women and girls affected by the criminal legal system. Between 14 and 16 November 2018, they are hosting their 9th international conference in Brisbane – Imagining Abolition… A world without prisons.
A limited number of presentation opportunities are available in workshop sessions.
Abstracts are invited on the conference theme and related issues, including: failure of prison reform; over-imprisonment of First Nations people; systemic racism and sexism; state violence and deaths in custody; the prison-industrial complex; the welfare-industrial complex; alternatives to prison; decarceration strategies; and local and global innovations.
The call for abstracts closes Friday 5 October 2018. Find out more or submit your abstract here.