‘Race’, gender, marijuana & sport

Dr Nik Dickerson, HART researcher and Lecturer in Sport Sociology in the School of Sport & Exercise Science, presented his research on mediated representations of ‘race’, gender, marijuana use, and sport, at the recent European Association for American Studies (EAAS) Continue reading ‘Race’, gender, marijuana & sport

BSA conference presentation on MND

Director of HART, Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, and HART Associate, Dr Amanda Pavey, Senior Regional Advisor for the Motor Neuron Disease Association of Queensland, presented research on the lived experience of Motor Neurone Disease (MND), also known as ALS, at this Continue reading BSA conference presentation on MND

Young people & leisure-gaming

A paper produced through collaboration between HART, the School of Computer Science at the University of Lincoln and University College, Cork, was given a ‘best paper’ award by the organisers of the CHI 2016 conference, which showcases the best research Continue reading Young people & leisure-gaming

European Society for Symbolic Interaction

HART researchers, Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Dr John Hockey (University of Gloucestershire) presented a paper on identity challenges and identity work vis-à-vis sporting embodiment and disrupted identity at the 6th European Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction Conference, on Continue reading European Society for Symbolic Interaction

Further HART presentations

Summer is always a busy time for the HART team, particularly in relation to research. This September, several of the HART team successfully presented their research at international and national academic conferences including the 4th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Continue reading Further HART presentations