2017 BSA Sport Study Group Postgraduate Forum

Lincoln University

The 2017 British Sociological Association Sport Study Group Postgraduate Forum will be hosted on Friday 1st September 2017 by HART and the School of Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Lincoln.  The conference organising team is led by Continue reading 2017 BSA Sport Study Group Postgraduate Forum

‘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

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

Wheelchair

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

Salford conference

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