"Conferences: Sport history" tag

Call for Papers | The Scottish Winter | Perth, November 15 2017. Call ends 31 August 2017

This one-day conference will examine the history/histories of tourism, sport, and leisure during the winter months in Scotland.

International Football History Conference, 15-16 June 2017, Manchester, UK

“We are particularly delighted to include papers focusing on football’s origins, regional histories, gender, race and issues within football from across the globe. This promises to be a significant conference and one which aims to provide networking opportunities, as well as the potential for collaborations.”

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 | Decolonising Sport History | South African Sport Historical Studies Conference, September 15–16, 2017, Stellenbosch University

You are invited to deliver a presentation at the first South African Sport Historical Studies Conference which will take place at the Department of Sport Science, Stellenbosch University on 15 and 16 September 2017 under the auspices of the Department of Sport Science. The proceedings will take place in the form of a round table discussion.

Call for Papers | From Forgotten Women to an Intersectional Approach in the Prosopography of International Sporting Institutions | RERIS Conference, Barcelona, July 2017

This conference will be an opportunity to take our prosopographical perspective further, with an emphasis on figures from these forgotten groups. As this panel is meant to understand the position of women within major sporting institutions, it will welcome biographies, as well as network presentations or collective biographies of women.

Call for Papers | North American Society for Sport History Forty-Fifth Annual Convention | May 26–29, 2017, California State University, Fullerton, CA, USA

The purpose of NASSH, the North American Society for Sport History, is to promote, stimulate, and encourage the study, research and writing of the history of sport; to support and cooperate with local, national, and international organizations having similar purposes. The Society runs its activities solely for scholarly and literary purposes, not for pecuniary profit.

Call for Papers | ISHPES 2017 Congress | April 3–6, 2017, Alexandria, Egypt

The Congress topic “The Transformation of Sport and Physical Activity Through Time: Journeys in History” is broad and general, allowing every sport historian, academicians, independent researchers, lecturers, PE teachers, coaches and others, as well as graduate and postgraduate students and experts from cognate and adjacent scientific fields from all over the world to participate.

Call for Papers | The 17th International Conference in Sports History | 24–26 October, 2016, Lille (France)

This symposium aims to generate some thoughts about the genesis and evolution of sports area/space and also about the struggles to get the power to determine, regulate and control such space/areas dedicated to physical activities.

Call for Papers | The European Committee for Sports History (CESH) International Congress 2016, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK, 5–7 September

The European Committee for Sports History (CESH) was officially founded in 1995. It promotes the exchange of ideas, students and staff between European universities, encourages a high standard of teaching in sports history and helps young scholars in developing a European dimension in 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.