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Call for Papers | The British Society of Sports History Annual Conference, University of Worcester, 1–2 September 2017. Call ends June 1, 2017

In keeping with the intention to foster broad debate, and productive and engaging dialogue, this is an open-themed conference and the organisers welcome a wider array on relevant historical contributions. BSSH and the local organizer as particularly keen this year to support Post-Graduate and Early-Career Researchers who are willing to present their research.

Call for Papers | British Society of Sports History Conference 2016 | Friday, 2 September and Saturday, 3 September 2016, University of Edinburgh, Moray House School of Education

This is an open call on any topic relating to the history of sport and related fields, with a broad geographic focus. Proposals for twenty-minute papers should be submitted by 15 May 2016. Proposals should be a maximum of 200 words long. Registration will be open 1 April. The draft conference programme will be announced by the end of May.

Call for Papers | Histories of Cross-Border Sport in Scotland and England | Robert Burns Centre, Dumfries, Saturday, 17 October 2015

The British Society of Sports History, Scottish Network, is pleased to invite you to ‘Histories of Cross-Border Sport in Scotland and England’, our annual one-day symposium, this year at the Robert Burns Centre…

Call for Papers | BSSH Winter 2015 Workshop: Sport, Leisure and Visual Culture | December 5, 2015

The purpose of this research meeting is to pull together recent thinking from visual studies and leisure history to better understand relationships between the two fields. Papers are invited to discuss some or…

BSSH South Sport and Leisure History Seminar – Summer Programme 2015

As always, we have an eclectic programme in store, taking in Irish nationalism and Gaelic sports in Britain; Soviet sport and the fall of communism; local studies in leisure, religion and associational culture; British musical countercultures and subcultures; and Britpop nostalgia in the 21st century.

Call for Papers | British Society of Sports History Conference 2015 | Swansea University, 2–4 September 2015

The BSSH has members across the world, and we welcome anyone with an interest in the history of sport to our website and hope the material here is both interesting and useful for you. We are committed to sharing ideas, information and a passion for the study of the history of sport.

BSSH South Sport and Leisure History Seminar—Spring 2015 Program

The Sport and Leisure History Seminar is organised by the London Branch of the BSSH South Network. The seminars take place in the Olga Crisp Room (102) of the Institute of Historical Research (Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU) at 5:15 PM on Mondays fortnightly.

Call for Papers: British Society of Sports History Annual Conference, Sept. 5–6 2014, Leeds UK

The British Society of Sports History is pleased to announce that the Annual Conference will be held at Leeds Metropolitan University, Friday 5 – Saturday 6 September, 2014. Confirmed Keynote Speakers: Professor Patricia…

BSSH South Sport and Leisure History Network: East of England Branch – Spring 2014 workshop

British Society of Sports History, South of England Sport and Leisure History Network, East of England Branch: Spring 2014 Workshop, University of East Anglia, Saturday 1st March 2014 Programme 9:30 – 10:00: Registration 10:00 – 11:00: Panel 1:…