Events & Talks

Upcoming Talks

This year, I'll be presenting work at the Law & Society Association meetings (Washington, D.C. May 30-June 2). Schedule forthcoming.

  • Phelps, Michelle and Ebony Ruhland. 2019. “Governing Marginality: Coercion and Care in Probation Supervision.”
  • Hamilton, Amber and Michelle Phelps. 2019. “The Spectacle of Police Violence: Racial Visuality and the Death of Michael Brown."
  • Goodman, Phil, Joshua Page, and Michelle Phelps. 2019. “A Conflictual Consensus: The Struggle Over (Radical) Penal Transformation.”


Radio Interviews

Access Minnesota (April 2017) -- Criminal Justice Reform

Access Minnesota (July 2016) -- Racial Bias in Policing


Recorded Lectures

Governing Marginality: Coercion and Care in Probation Supervision, LSA CRN 27 Punishment & Society Digital Series (Oct. 2018)

Mass Probation by the Numbers, Minnesota Population Center (Oct. 2014)

Symposium Introduction, Offenders in the Community, University of Minnesota Law Review 2014 Symposium (Oct. 2014) (starts at the 6 minute mark)

The Paradox of Probation, Offender Supervision in Europe Launch Conference (April 2013) (starts at the 19 minute mark; you can find the slides here)