"Commonwealth Games 2014" tag

Kitsch and Kylie – but one surprise at the Glasgow closing ceremony

I hope you didn’t sleep through or otherwise avoid the closing ceremony of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, especially its Gold Coast 2018 handover component. If so, you surely missed a production marking…

A Scottish spectacle of sport and politics: the view from Australia

  Sport mega events such as the Commonwealth Games are routinely described as global spectacles, but they always focus intensively on one part of the globe for a short period. For the hosts,…