Start date:October 2014
Research Topic:Offenders and desistance
Research Supervisor:Dr Kirsty Hudson and Dr Tom Hall
Supervising school:Ysgol y Gwyddorau Cymdeithasol, Prifysgol Caerdydd
Primary funding source:ESRC studentship
My research is an ethnographic study of The Clink, HMP Cardiff. The research aims to investigate the change in prisoners’ lives through working in The Clink and whether or not there is a change in public perceptions about ‘offenders’.