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

womens-footballThe 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 Friday 21 and Saturday 22 June 2013.

About the conference:

The aim of the conference is to share information and knowledge about women’s football, the games and the players, the male and female fans as well as the media coverage. At the same time, the event will provide the opportunity for networking and promoting international cooperation among researchers on women’s football.

The conference will be an opportunity to present results of the project “Feminisation of Football in Europe” which is part of the FREE Project “Football Research in an Enlarged Europe” funded by the EU, 7th framework programme. Renowned scholars will deliver keynotes and colleagues working in this field are invited to present papers in parallel sessions.

The conference will be covering the following topics, and invite scholars to contribute with knowledge in relation to:

  1. Women’s Football – Players, Teams and Organisations
  2. Women as Football Consumers and Fans
  3. Women’s Football in the Focus of the Mass Media

Venue: Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, University of Copenhagen, Nørre Allé 51, DK-2200 Copenhagen N

Download programme (pdf, 93 kb)

Call for Abstracts (pdf, 152 kb)

Deadline for abstacts submission: February 28. To submit abstract please use this link.

For practical information please go here.

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