2017 BSA Sport Study Group Postgraduate Forum

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

Conference season

HART researchers and associates, Ms Rachel Williams (University of Lincoln), Dr Anu Vaittinen (Newcastle University), and Dr Helen Owton (Open University), recently attended the 5th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise at the University of Chichester, UK. Continue reading Conference season

HART at Social Science Research Showcase

HART researchers, Ms Rachel Williams and Prof Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, alongside Dr Alkisti Olympiou from the MTOUGH research group, were recently involved in the University’s Social Science Research Showcase event in early July.  Rachel presented her doctoral research on Physical activity, Continue reading HART at Social Science Research Showcase

‘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

International research on embodiment

An international team of HART researchers is undertaking a sociological-phenomenological study of sporting embodiment and the senses, in a range of physical cultures, including  distance running, boxing, mixed martial arts, and traditionalist Chinese martial arts. The team comprises Dr Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson, Continue reading International research on embodiment