Dr Adele N. Norris

Senior Lecturer


Research Interests

Black Feminism; Intersecting Social Inequalities, Mass Incarceration; Rural Poverty

Recent Publications

  • Norris, A., & Gatewood, B. (2019). Silencing prisoner protests: Criminology, black women and State-sanctioned violence. In Sociological Association of Aotearoa New Zealand. Conference held The University of Auckland, New Zealand.

  • Norris, A. (2019). Interrelated struggles and the role of the academic in the fight for freedom. Journal of Global Indigeneity, 4(1). Retrieved from

  • Gatewood, B., & Norris, A. (2019). Resistance behind bars: Black women, invisibility, and state-inflicted violence. In Sociology and Social Policy Seminar Series, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • Gatewood, B. J., & Norris, A. N. (2019). Silencing prisoner protests: Criminology, black women and state-sanctioned ‎violence. Decolonization of Criminology and Justice, 1(1), 52-77. Retrieved from

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Papers Taught

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
Norris, Dr Adele 9358 annorris K.2.19 Sociology and Social Policy