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Public defence of doctoral thesis | Identities and Images in Football: A case study of brands and the organisational settings in the development of Scandinavian women’s club football by Mattias Melkersson

On Friday, September 15, at 13:15, Mattias Melkersson will present and defend his dissertation, which investigates and analyses four Scandinavian women’s football clubs (Stabæk Football, Fortuna Hjørring, Linköpings FC and LdB FC Malmö) and the contextual conditions that influence their organisations.

Call for Participation | Discrimination Against Women in Sport Conference: How to continue narrowing the discrimination gap | Wednesday 8th March 2017, Preston

This one day conference will be held on 8th March 2017 as part of the International Womens Day celebrations. The conference will appeal to a range of stakeholders in womens sport from governing bodies, policy makers, sports administrators, sports development roles, education and academics, coaches, participants and anyone interested in developing and promoting sport.

Call for Papers | Women’s Soccer in the United States | Special issue of Sport in Society

This special issue of Sport in Society seeks to investigate the development and status of women’s soccer in the United States, exploring how the sport’s historical origins in the United States inform its play at the elite level. It looks to explore a range of issues.

Football Scholars Forum: The Women’s Game – Global Perspectives | Online discussion, Thursday, December 11

On Thursday, December 11, at 2pm Eastern U.S. Time (-5 GMT, i.e. 18.00 CET), the Football Scholars Forum, a fútbol think tank based at Michigan State University, is holding an online discussion on the state…

Soccer & Society Volume 14, Issue 6, November 2013

Soccer and Society is the first international journal devoted to the world’s most popular game. It covers all aspects of soccer globally from anthropological, cultural, economic, historical, political and sociological perspectives.

Forskarprofil | Jonny Hjelm, Umeå universitet

Befattning Professor i historia Adress Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier Umeå universitet 901 87 Umeå E-mail Forskningsinriktning Arbetslivshistoria, fackföreningshistoria, genushistoria, idrottshistoria Pågående projekt Idrottens tävlingsfostran. Konkurrens, prestation och gemenskap inom svensk idrott 1965-200…

2nd Call for Papers: Women’s Football – Played, Watched, Talked About

The FREE research conference entitled “Women’s Football – Played, Watched, Talked About” will be held at the Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. The conference will take place on…