Victims, Transitional Justice and Constructing the Imagined Political Community
Dr Cheryl Lawther is a lecturer in Criminology at Queen's University Belfast. Her research interests are in the fields of transitional justice, truth recovery, the politics of victimhood, ex-combatants and conflict resolution.
Key publications include 'Truth, Denial and Transition: Northern Ireland and the Contested Past'(Routledge, 2014), and "Securing' the Past: Policing and the Contest over Truth in Northern Ireland', in the British Journal of Criminology and awarded the Brian Williams Article Prize.
This lecture will take place in room ME013b, Magee campus.