Rachel Seoighe

Rachel Seoighe

Rachel Seoighe is a Lecturer in Criminology (Human Rights and Criminal Justice) at Middlesex University. She writes about state violence, political agency and resistance, contemporary detention estates — including prisons and immigration detention centres — and Tamil politics. Her book 'War, Denial and Nation-Building in Sri Lanka: After the End' (Palgrave MacMillan) is due to be published in November. You can find more of her writing in Border Criminologies ( here and here ) and Discover Societyand listen to her talk about the closure of Holloway prisonhere(as part of her work with Dr Carly Guest) She tweets at @racheladrianne.

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