Activities

Conference Papers

Turner, J. (2017) ‘Architecture, Design and Technology at HMP YOI Grampian’ at the Symposium on Prison Architecture in the Context of Reform, Royal Institute of British Architecture, London, 2nd June.

Turner, J. (2017) ‘Serving time with a sea view: Escaping prison via healthy blue space’ at The Annual Conference of the American Association of Geographers, Boston, MA, 5th – 9th April (with Dominique Moran and Yvonne Jewkes).

Turner, J. (2016)  ‘Designing wellbeing: Architecture at the nexus of a healthy prison’ at The Annual International Conference of The Royal Geographical Society, Institute of British Geographers, London, 30th August–2nd September.

Turner, J. (2016) ‘The Cell: The building blocks of prison life’ at the ESC Working Group ‘Prison Life & Effects of Imprisonment’ Workshop, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, 20th-21st April.

Turner, J. (2016) ‘The colours of custody: Moving towards rehabilitative aesthetics’ at The Annual Conference of the American Association of Geographers, San Francisco, CA, 28th March-2nd April (with Dominique Moran and Yvonne Jewkes).

Turner, J. (2015) ‘Getting the green light for a grey area: the relationship between security, aesthetics and well-being in custodial space’ at Health and Wellbeing in Prison Populations Workshop, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, 11th September.

Jewkes, Y., Moran, D. and Turner, J. (2015) ‘Prison architecture, design and technology: “fear-suffused environments” or potential to rehabilitate?’ at The Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology, Porto, 2-5th September.

Turner, J., Moran, D. and Jewkes, Y. (2015) ‘Shaping ‘inhabitation’: the complexities of prison design and prison building’ at The Nordic Geographers Meeting, Tallinn, 15-19th June.

Peters, K. and Turner, J. (2015) ‘’Unlock the volume’: bringing height and depth to carceral mobilities’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Chicago, IL, 21-25th April.

Turner, J., Moran, D. and Jewkes, Y. (2015) ‘Components of the carceral: The lived experience of prison design’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Chicago, IL, 21-25th April.

Moran, D., Turner, J. and Jewkes, Y. (2015) ‘Becoming big things: Building events and the architectural geographies of incarceration in England and Wales’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Chicago, IL, 21-25th April.

Turner, J., Moran, D. and Jewkes, Y. (2015) ‘From piss pots to paint pots: Prison design and carceral space’ at ESC Working Group ‘Prison Life & Effects of Imprisonment’ Innovation in Prison Workshop, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, 26-27th March .

Turner, J. (2014) ‘The artistic ‘touch’: engaging with the confined at the Art by Offenders exhibition’ at The Annual International Conference of The Royal Geographical Society, Institute of British Geographers, London, 26-29th August.

Turner, J., Dowell, D. and Garrod, B. (2014) ‘Locating the ‘self’ and the ‘other’: creating and transmitting value through Eisteddfodau in Wales’ at The Annual International Conference of The Royal Geographical Society, Institute of British Geographers, London,  26-29th August.

Dowell, D., Garrod, B. and Turner, J. (2014) ‘Cultural Consumption and Value: A Segmentation Analysis of Cultural Event Participants’ at the WISERD Annual Conference, Aberystwyth, 3-4th July.

Turner, J. and Peters, K. (2014) ‘Shackled at sea: geographies of mobility and agency on the convict ship’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Tampa, FL, 8-12th April. 

Peters, K. and Turner, J. (2014) ‘Unlocking the carceral atmospheric: extraordinary encounters at the prison museum’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Tampa, FL, 8-12th April.

Turner, J. (2012) ‘Impact for postgraduates: in search of the Holy Grail?’ at The Annual International Conference of The Royal Geographical Society, Edinburgh, 2-5th July.

Turner, J. (2012) ‘Edge and Interface: Boundary Traffic Between Prison and Society’ at The Annual University of Wales Council for Geography Conference, Gregynog Hall, Wales, 25-27th April.

Turner, J. (2012) ‘The ‘where’ and the ‘what’ of prison life’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, New York, NY, 24-28th February.

Turner, J. (2011) ‘Mobile Citizenship: rights and obligations behind and beyond the prison walls’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Seattle, WA, 12-16th April.

Turner, J. (2011) ‘Criminals with ‘Community Spirit’: Practising Citizenship in the Hidden World of the Prison’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Seattle, WA, 12-16th April.

Turner, J. (2010) ‘Destined to ‘fix’? Britain’s legacy of incarceration’ at The Annual International Conference of The Royal Geographical Society, Institute of British Geographers, London, 1st-3rd September.

Turner, J. (2010) ‘Edge and Interface: Boundary Traffic Between Prison and Society’ at The Annual University of Wales Council for Geography Conference, Gregynog Hall, Wales,13-14th May.

Turner, J. (2010) ‘Displacing Landscapes of Incarceration: Spectacle, Crime and Punishment in the TV Sitcom’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Washington D.C, 14-18th April.

Organised Sessions

‘Carceral Geographies’ (3 paper sessions) at The Annual Conference of the American Association of  Geographers, San Francisco, Ca, 28th March-2nd April (with Dominique Moran)

‘Carceral Geographies’ (6 paper sessions and panel) at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Chicago, Il, 21-25th April 2015 (with Dominique Moran)

 ‘Between Absence and Presence: hiding, dissimulation, invisibility, and silence (1 & 2)’ at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Seattle, WA, 12-16th April 2012 (with Dr Rhys Dafydd Jones and James Robinson, Aberystwyth University).

Invited Presentations

Turner, J. (2016) Invited speaker: Unlock the volume: Towards a politics of capacity, Human Geography Seminar Series, University of Birmingham, UK, 15th November.

Turner, J. (2016) Panellist: Provocation at ‘Infrastructures Workshop’, at the Material Mobilities Workshop, University of Liverpool, UK, 8th July.

Turner, J. (2016) Chair: Ethnography in a secure setting, at the Crime and Control Ethnography Symposium, University of Birmingham, UK, 8-9th June.

Turner, J. (2016) Panellist: Reflections on the geographies of fleshy, messy, contentious and contested bodies at The Annual Conference of the American Association of Geographers, San Francisco, CA, 28th March-2nd April.

Turner, J. (2015) Panellist: A conversation: criminology and carceral geography at The Annual Conference of the European Society of Criminology, Porto, 2-5th September.

Turner, J. (2015) Panellist: Carceral Geographies VII: Future Directions in Carceral Geography at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Chicago, IL, 21-25th April.

Turner, J. (2015) Discussant:  Carceral Geographies V: (Re)defining Boundaries at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Chicago, IL, 21-25th April.

Turner, J. (2014) Discussant: at Troubling Institutions: Exploring Spaces of Security and Care Conference and Workshop, School of Geographical and Earth Sciences, University of Glasgow, 11th December.

Turner, J. (2014) Panellist: Mapping carceral geography – confinement, closed spaces and affective atmospheres at The Annual International Conference of The Royal Geographical Society, Institute of British Geographers, London, 26-29th August.

Turner, J. (2014) Discussant: (Micro)Economies of Immigration Detention: Critical Geographical Perspectives at The Annual Conference of the Association of American Geographers, Tampa, FL, 8-12th February.

Turner, J. (2013) Profit from Prison: Incarceration as Commodity’ at The Markets, Consumption and Strategy Postgraduate Workshop, School of Management and Business, Aberystwyth University, 4th November.

Turner, J. (2012) ‘Hotel HMP: Marketing Prison Spectacle’ at Dialogues in Human Geography Seminar Series, Aberystwyth, 22nd March.

Media Engagement

On May 17th 2017, I was invited to discuss my recent book The Prison Boundary: Between Society and Carceral Space with Laurie Taylor as part of BBC Radio 4’s Thinking Allowed programme. To listen to the broadcast, follow this link.

Other Activities

Former News Editor: Geography Directions Blog (with RGS-IBG/Wiley-Blackwell – http://blog.geographydirections.com/)

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