Race, gender and the nation: anti Kaepernick memes

HART researcher, Dr Nikolas Dickerson, has recently co-authored with Dr Matt Holder (University of Rhode Island) an article published in the Journal of Sport & Social Issues. The article focuses on the San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, who kneeled Continue reading Race, gender and the nation: anti Kaepernick memes

Dr Trish Jackman secures SMaRteN funding

Our congratulations to HART member, Dr Trish Jackman, who was recently awarded funding by the Student Mental Health Research Network (SMaRteN) for research on mental health in doctoral students. Mental health in doctoral education is receiving increased attention in the Continue reading Dr Trish Jackman secures SMaRteN funding

Research on gender & dance

Street dancer

HART associates, Dr Helen Clegg (University of Northampton) and Dr Helen Owton (The Open University), together with HART’s Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, have recently had published an article on ‘Attracting and retaining boys in dance’ published in the Journal of Dance Continue reading Research on gender & dance

‘Weather-wisdom’ in physical cultures


A multi-institutional team of researchers, led by HART’s Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, is undertaking a sociological research project on the lived experience of weather and the senses, and including ‘weather work’ and ‘temperature’ work in a range of different sports and Continue reading ‘Weather-wisdom’ in physical cultures

Lincoln Food Strategy

Lincoln Food Strategy

HART member, Professor Nigel Curry, presented the Lincoln Food Strategy – produced by HART members in a University of Lincoln funded project led by Professor Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson – to the inaugural Lincoln Food Summit held recently in the City of Continue reading Lincoln Food Strategy