Thermal Objects Conference Hamburg

HART Associate member, Dr John Hockey of the University of Gloucestershire, recently gave an invited presentation at a conference sponsored by the University of Hamburg, Germany.  The conference ‘Thermal Objects: Theorising Temperatures and the Social’, brought together a selection of Continue reading Thermal Objects Conference Hamburg

‘Heat is on’ in sport & physical cultures

An interdisciplinary and multi-institutional team of researchers is undertaking a sociological-phenomenological study of sporting embodiment and the senses in a range of physical cultures, including boxing, mixed martial arts, traditionalist Chinese martial arts, and distance running. The team comprises Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, Continue reading ‘Heat is on’ in sport & physical cultures

New presentation on the ‘accomplishment’ of distance running

HART researcher, Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and her co-researcher, Dr John Hockey from the University of Gloucestershire, recently presented a paper (presented corporeally by the latter!)  at the  Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung (ZiF) at the University of Bielefeld in Germany: Hockey, Continue reading New presentation on the ‘accomplishment’ of distance running