June 2020



Please click the links below to download the relevant presentation(s).

December 2019

Crime Prevention: 

More than Graffiti Removal and Lighting Dark Corners (click here)

ANZSOC Conference Perth

University of Western Australia

December 2018

"Pathway to Prison Abolition"

ANZSOC Conference University of Melbourne

November 2018

NSW Teachers Federation Symposium, Sydney.

‘Essential Ethical Foundations for programs of equity in relation to disability’ (click here)

June 2018

‘Smarter Justice must learn from the past…..’ (click here)

Opening Address of the Reintegration Puzzle Conference, Hobart

May 2018

‘Red Cross Consultation in Ceduna’ (click here)

December 2017

"From Transportation to Deportation:"

The mass deportation of non-Australian citizens with criminal convictions.
Canberra, ACT, ANZSOC Conference

"Solitary Confinement in Australian Prisons:"

From repentence to oppression.
Canberra, ACT, ANZSOC Conference.

Locked in Tasmania's Guantanamo Bay
Locked in Tasmania's Guantanamo ANZSOC Conf Hobart 2016

Carl Williams v The State of Victoria
Hobart, December 2016

“Prison: The Last Resort?”
Flinders University, Adelaide
November 2015

“Denial of Parole in Victoria”
Flinders University,  Adelaide

“High Speed Police Pursuits
Sydney University
October 2014

Correlates of Crime
Disadvantaged localities and conviction and imprisonment rates.

Auckland, New Zealand

28th November 2012

Social Responses to Crime
Crime prevention through integrated planning.

Auckland, New Zealand
28th November 2012

Other presentations:

Justice Bites Conference,  Bendigo,  
“Advocacy in the Criminal Justice System: what makes for successful outcomes?”
November 2014


Loddon Murray Leadership Program
Keynote Address,
August 2013

Opening of the Victorian Legal Year
County Court Melbourne,
January 2013

Eulogy Notes
Prepared for the Ned Kelly Memorial Service.
Date and location to remain confidential.

Keynote Address to Victorian Legal Aid Commission Conference
Modernising the Criminal Law
12th October 2012

• Keynote Address to Coach Reginal Conference, Frankston
The Changing Shape of Australian Society
13th October 2012

Marriages, Weddings and Same Sex Couples: what to do about the opposing points of view?
Click here for Peter's article presented on the ABC online opinion "The Drum".

Peter Norden on Ned Kelly, John Barry
and the role of social activism in criminal justice reform

"Forming Students with a Social Conscience"
Keynote Address delivered on 6th July
To the 7th International Symposium of the
Australian Catholic University, Sydney

ACU Key Note Address
Australian Catholic University Conference
July 2011

John Barry - Memorial Lecture
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